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REMOVABLE PROTECTION FROM HEAT WHILE MAINTAINING GROW-LIGHT

Transpar® is a removable shading agent based on a special pigment that reflects heat radiation very efficiently, while maintaining high grow-light levels. Transpar diffuses incoming light which is beneficial in optimizing the greenhouse climate. It is very wear resistant and can be applied on the outside of all standard greenhouses. Transpar is easily removed with Topclear at the end of the season.

manual application
Manual application

Amount of Transpar Amount of water Total amount of spraying liquid Shading percentage
Buckets per ha Buckets per acre Liter US gal Liter per ha US gal per acre PAR light NIR
20 8 1700 180 2000 210 20% 25%
25 10 1625 172 2000 210 25% 40%
30 12 1550 165 2000 210 30% 50%

machine application
Machine application

Amount of Transpar Amount of water Total amount of spraying liquid Shading percentage
Buckets per ha Buckets per acre Liter US gal Liter per ha US gal per acre PAR light NIR
20 8 900 95 1200 125 20% 25%
25 10 825 87 1200 125 25% 40%
30 12 905 105 1400 125 30% 50%

helicopter application
Helicopter application

Amount of Transpar Amount of water Total amount of spraying liquid Shading percentage
Buckets per ha Buckets per acre Liter US gal Liter per ha US gal per acre PAR light NIR
20 8 500 55 800 85 20% 25%
25 10 425 47 800 85 25% 40%
30 12 350 40 800 85 30% 50%

What is Transpar?

Transpar is a removable shading agent based on a special pigment that reflects heat radiation very efficiently, while maintaining high grow-light levels. Transpar diffuses incoming light which is beneficial in optimizing the greenhouse climate.

Usage

Mix Transpar with the desired amount of clean water prior to applying it to the greenhouse surface with the appropriate spray equipment. Transpar is very wear resistant and can be removed at any time with the use of Topclear.

Mixing

First fill the mixing container with half the amount of needed water. Add Transpar and start mixing. Add more water to get the total amount of needed mixture. Mix with sufficient force until it has formed into a homogeneous mixture. Scrape the bottom of the container to check that there is no residue. Now the mixture is ready to use.

Weather

Only apply Transpar in fast drying circumstances to ensure the coating is fully dried before dusk. Rainfall the same day of application can damage the coating. Transpar should only be applied at temperatures above 10°C (50°F).

Storage

Unopened container of Transpar can be stored for 2 years. Stir before use if product is older than 1 year. Protect from freezing.

Environment

Transpar is a waterbased product that contains no environmental harmful ingredients. Prevent discharge onto surface water as discoloration can occur. Sudlac is MPS and Coatings Care certified.

Safety

In case of eye or skin contact rinse with water. If swallowed, seek medical attention.

Disclaimer

The provided information is based on average observed results. Our suggestions do not relieve the user of the necessity to test our products and to verify suitability for the purpose.

Sudlac is a producer of tried and trusted coatings & shading paints, line marking paints and maintenance paints.