Spray-on Fireproofing Properly Encased with the AsbestoSafe® System



AsbestoSafe®/AsbestoSafe®  Encasement Systems:  AsbestoSafe® TopCoat and The AsbestoSafe® Encasement System are used to in place manage asbestos. AsbestoSafe®  Encasement Systems are all Class A Fire Rated super-compliant architectural green coatings solutions. Make The AsbestoSafe® Encasement System your choice in perfecting the operations and maintenance procedures concerning asbestos containing materials in your building.


Product Description

AsbestoSafe® is a high performance, water-based, acrylic, non-toxic, low VOC, tough, abuse-, rust-, mildew-, fire- and chemical-resistant coating that forms a waterproofing membrane. AsbestoSafe® TopCoat can be applied over PrepLESS Primer to form an AsbestoSafe® GLOBAL Encasement System for management-in-place of Asbestos-Containing Materials and various other fibrous materials including fiberglass, vermiculite, and ceramic. AsbestoSafe® TopCoat is excellent for interior or exterior use and is suitable for application over most surfaces, walls, ceilings, ducts, pipes and roofing and siding. AsbestoSafe® TopCoat functions as a bridging encapsulant and securely seals and encases hazardous fibrous materials on plaster, structural steel, Transite, and Galbestos.

AsbestoSafe® Features:

Class A fire rated

Non-Toxic, Non-Mercuric

Low VOCs

Does not affect the fireproof rating of the building

Extremely tough and durable

Mildew and mold resistant



Can be custom tinted almost any color


Technical Data and Properties

Solids by weight: 67.4% (+/- 2%)
Solids by volume: 54% (+/- 2%)
Weight per gallon: 11.85 lbs
Liquid appearance: Bright White with mild scent
VOC:4 g/l   Viscosity: 115-130 KU
Drying time: To Touch: 1-4 Hours
Recoat After Dry To Touch: 2-8 Hrs
Full Cure: 10-14 Days

AsbestoSafe® has an elongation of 300% and a tensile strength of 200 psi (ASTM D412), superior flexibility (ASTM D522,A), high impact resistance (ASTM D2794), and adhesion (ASTM E736). This Material is a UL listed roofing/waterproofing coating, has passed E-108 (comparable to U.B.C. St'd 32-7) and meets the requirement for Class A.  AsbestoSafe® is a Class “A” Fire Rated Material and has passed ASTM E-119 testing over fireproofing insulation, ASTM E-84, E-162, and QUV G53.

Toxicological Report states: “There is no toxicological basis for limiting occupancy of a dwelling unit, or restricting entry of any resident including pregnant women and children under six years of age, to dwelling units during the application of your encapsulant.”


Product Installation

AsbestoSafe® is ready to use and should not be diluted.

Apply by brush or roller, or airless sprayer.

All surfaces must be clean, dry, and free of dirt, grease, oil, or other contaminants that would interfere with proper adhesion.

Apply in temperatures between 5 0ºF and 100ºF.

Dries in 2-4 hours. Cool temperatures and high humidity can affect dry and cure time.

Follow manufacturer's application guidelines.

Easy to use and clean up is with water.


COVERAGE: AsbestoSafe® coverage rate on a flat surface is:

Dry Mils @ sf/gln:

  • 6 @ 160 sq. ft./gallon
  • 8 @ 120 sq. ft./gallon
  • 10 @ 96 sq.ft./gallon
  • 12 @ 80 sq.ft./gallon
  • 14 @ 68 sq.ft./gallon

Coverage varies depending upon the porosity and texture of the surface being encased.

Spray Application: Use self-cleaning reversible spray tip Size .019-.035 (.021 is most often used).

Brush: Use any nylon bristle brushes.

Roller: Use a ¾ inch nap.


Availability and Cost

Call GLOBAL Encasement, Inc. at 800-266-3982 for pricing and availability.



GLOBAL Encasement, Inc. can warrant for a period of up to twenty (20) years from the date of purchase that AsbestoSafe® TopCoat is free of any defects in manufacturing. The Limited Warranty herein described shall be in lieu of any other warranty, expressed or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.

GLOBAL Encasement's sole liability under this Limited Warranty shall be, at its option, to replace any portion of the product proven to be defective in manufacture.

Any defects discovered must be reported to GLOBAL Encasement, Inc. within the Limited Warranty period, and no later than 30 days after discovery.

This Limited Warranty does not extend to liability for any damages due to abuse by occupants, improper maintenance, water damage, or any other causes beyond anticipated conditions and the manufacturer's control.


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GLOBAL Encasement, Inc.
701 E Santa Clara Street, Suite 12
Ventura, CA  93001 USA
PHONE:  (800) 266-3982 
FAX: (800) 520-3291