Single Component Rubber Waterproofing Membrane


ARDEX WPM 179 is a one component liquid applied, latex modified, bituminous elastomeric
waterproofing membrane. ARDEX WPM 179 is predominately used as a patching or repair
membrane for use in conjunction with ARDEX WPM 172 Rapid Cure Rubber Waterproofing Membrane.
• Easily applied: single pack, high build, long pot life
• Retains flexibility at low temperatures
• Resists ponding water (once fully cured)
• Water based – environmentally friendly and safe to use
• Excellent Chemical Resistance properties


  • Substrates:

    Masonry, concrete blocks, concrete, steel, sand cement screeds, renders.

  • Location:

    • Below ground tanking, basements and retaining walls (not negative hydrostatic situations)
    • Bridge decks and concrete structures
    • Planter boxes, terraces/balconies (protected)
    • Concrete protection from chemicals and water ingress
    • Corrosion protection of metal roofs and structures
    • Waterproof liners for sewage and containment ponds, dams and tanks
    • Underground structures/tunnel lining

  • Colours: Black
  • Coverage:
    Patch Repair Membrane covers approx 15m² (D.F.T. at 0.6mm)
    Waterproof Membrane: covers approx 8m² (D.F.T. at 1.0mm)
  • Pack Size: 15L pail
  • Drying Times:

    Recoat Time: 2-4 hrs
    Full Cure: 24-48 hrs

  • VOC content: 2g/L