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Sto Corp’s Next Generation of StoCoat Lotusan

Sto Corp’s Next Generation of StoCoat Lotusan

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Sto Corp., the innovative world leader in cladding, air barriers, coatings, and restoration systems, has introduced the next generation of StoCoat Lotusan, an exterior coating with a pronounced self-cleaning effect.
StoCoat Lotusan is an exterior wall coating modeled on the micro-structure of the lotus leaf. This BIONICS™ technology, engineered by Sto, imparts super-hydrophobic properties – the Lotus-Effect® technology – to the coating.  This makes it highly resistant to soiling, mold, mildew, and algae, and gives it high water-vapor permeability.  The coating not only resists the growth of mold, mildew and algae, it also provides protection from the effects of weather and UV fade.
The Lotus-Effect technology is based on a natural phenomenon derived from the hydrophobic properties of the Asian lotus plant. When exposed to rainfall, this plant’s leaves are left immaculately clean and dry. Water beads on contact with the surface, and dirt runs off with the raindrops.
“We’re excited to introduce the next generation of StoCoat Lotusan,” said Ed Telson, Sto Corp.’s Coating Segment Manager.  “Our goal is to continually improve our products and make even the best ones better.”
According to Telson, the next generation of StoCoat Lotusan provides an improved flow when it is brushed or rolled on. The leveling attributes of the product –laying flat on the surface and filling in the profile — has been enhanced. The next-gen version also provides better coverage over colored surfaces when changing colors.
StoCoat Lotusan is ideal for new construction and recoat projects over concrete, stucco, EIFS, and fiber cement board substrates. It has a smooth matte (flat) surface and is available in Sto Colors. It can also be matched in custom colors (some limitations apply).
Sto’s StoCoat Lotusan exterior coating is the first product to have incorporated the technical attributes of the Lotus-Effect developed by botanist Dr. Wilhelm Barthlott.  Exteriors treated with this coating stay dry and remain attractive longer – a particular advantage on the sides of those buildings that are exposed to severe weather.
For more information, please visit https://www.stocorp.com/building-solutions/new-build/coatings/ or call 1.800.221.2397.
About Sto Corp
Sto Corp., based in Atlanta, Georgia, is an innovative leader and producer of a broad range of versatile cladding, air and moisture barriers and coating systems for building construction, maintenance, and restoration. Sto Corp. is ISO 14001:2004 as well as ISO 9001:2008 (environmental and quality management) certified and operates production plants strategically located to serve more than 200 distributor shipping locations across North and South America. At research and development laboratories in the U.S. and Europe, Sto continues to revolutionize the industry with the highest quality products and application technology. Sto is also the world’s largest manufacturer of exterior thermal insulation systems with 30 subsidiaries operating at 21 factories worldwide.
For more information, visit www.stocorp.com or call toll free (800) 221-2397. Follow Sto Corp. on Twitter @stocorp, on LinkedIn at https://bit.ly/1WmhJ2dand on Facebook at www.facebook.com/stocorp as well as the Sto blog “ARCHITRENDS” at https://blog.stocorp.com.
 

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