Zinc is not sensitive to corrosion: it protects itself by developing a patina that gives it an exceptional long life span. Zinc requires no maintenance; it continues to develop protective layer throughout its life and will self-repair imperfections and scratches.
VMZINC is named after the Vieille Montagne mine in the eponymous zinc-rich region near the city of Liege in Belgium. Among its most famous uses are the roofs of Haussman's Paris. ANTHRA-ZINC, a VMZINC product is rolled, alloyed with copper and titanium and surface-treated to give an immediate dark grey appearance on both sides.
Because of its mechanical and aesthetic flexibility, zinc lends itself to the creation of a beautiful combination with other materials: wood, brick, cement, glass, etc ...