The Formula One System
Click here to learn more about the individual components of the SCOFIELD® Formula One™ Polished Concrete System.
NEW! AIA DES Online Module
Architectural Concrete: Ground & Polished with Integral Color, Dyes and Stains
What is ground & polished concrete? This in-depth introduction explains the basic principles behind the process. The module addresses LEED project qualifying, slip co-efficient, coloring systems and maintenance.
The Grade 1 finish
The lightest grind (cut) is referred to as a Grade 1 finish, also called "light sand" finish. This cut removes the least amount of surface material from the concrete and does not expose large aggregates.
Indoor Environmental Quality -
IEQ 4.2: Low emitting materials - paints and coatings
SCOFIELD Formula One Lithium Densifier MP, Liquid Dye Concentrate, Guard-W and Finish Coat contain low or no VOC's.
Materials & Resources -
MR 1: Building reuse - Maintain existing walls, floors and roof
Existing structural concrete floors can be colored, polished and sealed which could contribute to achieving this credit.
LEED data sheets (PDF)
SCOFIELD® Formula One™ Lithium Densifier
SCOFIELD® Formula One™ Guard-W
SCOFIELD® Formula One™ Finish Coat
SCOFIELD® Formula One™ Liquid Dye