Raw Material

zintek® is a high quality Zinc-Copper-Titanium alloy, fully compliant with European standard EN 988 “Zinc and Zinc alloys” requirements for rolled flat products for the construction industry. This standard outlines the requirements for flat rolled products made of Zinc-Copper-Titanium alloys used in buildings and supplied in the form of coils, sheets or strips.

ZINTEK® COMPOSITION

The alloy must be produced starting from 99,995% pure Z1-quality zinc, as set forth by  European Standard EN 1179, with the addition of alloy elements.

Primary Zinc: UNI EN 1179 Standard
Type
classification
Nominal
Zinc content
1
Pb
max
2
Cd
max
3
Fe
max
4
Sn
max
5
Cu
max
6
Al
max
Total
elements
1 – 6 max
Z1
99,995
0,003
0,003
0,002
0,001
0,001
0,001
0,003
Z2
99,990
0,005
0,005
0,003
0,001
0,002
0,005
Z3
99,950
0,030
0,020
0,020
0,001
0,002
0,050
Z4
99,500
0,450
0,050
0,050
0,500
Z5
98,500
1,400
0,050
0,050
1,500

From zinc to zintek®

from raw material to application

ZINC CRYSTALS

Zinc crystals compliant with European Standard EN 1179.

CASTING

Casting of zinc with alloy elements (copper and titanium).

NATURAL ZINTEK®

Natural zintek® is a glossy grey colour.

ROLLED PRODUCTS

The rolled products can be subjected to pre-coating procedures.

THE COLORED ONES

The Colored Ones, the new line of colored rolled products.

APPLICATIONS

zintek® is used for covering, façade and tinsmithery solutions.