Anti-Slip Protection


GLM’s Calcined Bauxite and Brown Fused Aluminum Oxide are the perfect aggregates for anti-slip as a means of reducing the potential of pedestrians slipping, especially in high traffic areas. Most common methods of application include troweling grains into fresh concrete, adding to paints and bonding to surfaces using resin cements and adhesives.

Anti-Slip Properties

The properties of Calcined Bauxite and Brown Fused Aluminum Oxide which make it an ideal additive to anti-slip applications include:

  • High resistance to polishing, abrasion and weathering
  • Chemical stability under acid/alkali agents and intense heat applications
  • Extremely hard and wear resistant
  • Highly durable and long lasting



Anti-Slip Applications

  • Pedestrian crosswalks
  • Stairways
  • Parking lot walkways
  • Factory and work zones
  • Pool decks
  • Stadiums and arenas pedestrian areas
  • Sidewalks
  • Ship decks
  • Boat docks
  • Shower rooms and stalls
  • Bathtubs
  • Many other areas that need anti-slip resistance to improve safety and peace-of-mind

Products for Anti-Slip

Calcined Bauxite: GLM RD-88

High density, high alumina uniform fired Chinese bauxite for the Anti-skid and Anti-Slip applications

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Brown Fused Aluminum Oxide: GLM BFA

A tough, all-purpose virgin grain produced to conform to all major industrial and U.S. government standards

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