Sanderson Active Emulsion is a highly durable emulsion for use on walls and woodwork, it achieves a classic matt appearance whilst maintaining a smooth, washable finish. Active Emulsion from Sanderson is ideal for corridors, kitchens and playrooms.
Some variants are non-returnable.
Approx. Drying time (touch dry)
1 - 2 Hours
Approx. Drying Time (recoat)
2 - 4 Hours
Ceilings, Wood (Interior), Walls and Ceilings (Interior), Metal (Interior), Kitchens.
Approximately 12 square metres per litre depending on the nature and porosity of the surface
General No. of Coats
brush, roller or spray.
All surfaces should be sound, clean, dry and free from grease.
Remove any loose or flaking paint.
Rub down sound glossy surfaces with fine waterproof abrasive paper and rinse thoroughly before applying a pre-coat of a Water/Acrylic Primer Undercoat.
Avoid the inhalation of dust.
Wear a suitable face mask if dry sanding.
Special precautions should be taken during preparation of pre-1960’s paint surfaces over wood and metal as they may contain harmful lead.
Seal absorbent surfaces with a solution of up to 1 part water to 4 parts Active Emulsion.
Prime bare timber and metal surfaces with an appropriate primer.
Allow radiators to cool before painting.
Stir well before use and apply by brush, roller or paint pad.
When using a roller, use a medium pile synthetic type.
Do not overfill the tray.
Ensure roller is loaded evenly.
If using a brush, load generously.
Apply liberally and evenly; avoid overspreading.
Remove as much product as possible from equipment before cleaning.
Clean immediately after use in warm soapy water and rinse thoroughly.
Replace lid firmly.
Do not use or store in extremes of temperature and protect from frost.
When the product container is empty please ask us about recycling. If you have leftover product, please dispose of it responsibly. PAINT Direct believe by working with our customers we can reduce waste and do more with the resources we have and together can create a better future for our planet.
Ultimate durability and performance
Washable and stain resistant
Ideal for high wear/traffic areas such as hallways, kitchens and children’s bedrooms