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An economical general purpose cement that is ideal for concrete, mortar, plaster & bricks.

Handling & Safety

MSDS Cementitious Materials Safety

Data Sheet

PPC SURECEM Datasheet 2020 5E



SURECEM is formulated with early strength characteristics for use in concrete, mortar, plaster, bricks, blocks, small precast works and DIY applications 


This cement complies with the 32,5 R strength class of SANS 50197-1 for common cements and is identified as: 

  • Portland Composite Cement CEM II/A 32,5 R 
  • Portland Composite Cement CEM II/B 32,5 R 

Where “CEM II” denotes Portland Composite Cement, “A” denotes an extender content between 6 and 20%, and “B” denotes an extender content between 21 and 35%. The extender quantity and type vary according to source factory 

Storage of Bagged Cement 

  • Cement should be stored in a weather proof shed or container 
  • It should be closely packed, away from doors and windows 
  • It should be packed off the floor, and on plastic 
  • It should be covered with a plastic sheet or tarpaulin 
  • It should be stored so as to ensure "first in - first out" use 


  • Do not stack bags more than 12 units high 
  • Do not stack more than two pallets high 
  • Pick up bags correctly to avoid injury 
  • Avoid contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Cement and cement paste are highly alkaline and chemical burns may occur 

For more advice on cement contact PPC on 08000 236 368- SA only. 


50kg bags  Bulk Bags

For transportation by road or rail: 

  • Unitised 40 bags (2 tons) per unit. 
  • Unitised on a pallet 40 bags (2 tons) per unit. 
  • Unitised on a pallet and covered with plastic hood. 40 bags (2 tons) per unit. 

Please note: the hood is shower-proof NOT waterproof

For transportation by the sea: 

  • Sling bags 40 * 50kg bags in 2-ton sling bag. 
  • Containers: 50 kg bags packed loose or in sling bags or on a pallet in standard shipping containers. 

For transportation by road or rail: 

  • Bulk cement in road or rail tankers is not recommended as the high transportation cost does not make this viable. 

For transportation by the sea: 

  • Bulk cement in 1,5 ton bulk bags as break-bulk or packed in shipping containers. 


How to Guides

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Episode 4 - How to plaster a wall

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Episode 1 – How to lay a foundation

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