Ecoprotec Iron Stain Away - For Paving and Stone - 1 Litre
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Acid based cleaner for the removal of rust outbreaks within ferrous hard stones. Also removes cement and mortar stains.
Natural stones often contain traces of Iron, which may oxidise when they come into contact with moisture either from rain or cleaning. It can also occur when stone comes into contact with certain acid-based cleaners that contain ingredients that can accelerate the oxidisation process. This would include some brick acids and cement removers. The result of this
oxidation is that the stone develops rust and discolouration.
Iron Stain Away is specifically formulated to help remove these blemishes. Acid based stone cleaner, which contains special rust preventing ingredients designed for long term effect.
Iron Stain Away alters the rust particles removing rust discolouration caused by iron in the stone or environmental influences. Cement and salt residues are also removed.
Suitable for use on acid resistant natural stones including granites and slates.
Not suitable for highly polished natural stone.
The effect is limited on rough & textured limestone and marble.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE
Application: SHAKE WELL BEFORE USE.
Preparation: Ensure that the surface to be treated is cool and completely free from loose matter before application. Always test on an inconspicuous area prior to general use.
Extremely severe cases use un-diluted.
Severe cases dilute 1:2with water.
Mild cases dilute 1:3 with water.
Apply the solution to the surface and spread out evenly, garden sprayers can be used. For severe cases surfaces should be agitated using a short haired scrubbing brush or black nylon scrubbing pad.
After 3–6 hours, rinse with plenty of clean water. If traces remain after a couple of days repeat the process.
After treatment the surface should be protected from water.
Further treatment: Sealing with an impregnating sealer such as ECOPROTEC Ultimate Sealer, ECOPROTEC Patio Sealer or ECOPROTEC Colour Enhancing Sealer will help to render the surface resistant to water penetration, greatly reducing the possibility of rust discolouration from returning.
KEEP UPRIGHT in a cool dry place.
Shelf life: up to 4 years.
COVERAGE: PER LITRE
Extremely severe cases - approximately 10 m²
Severe cases - approximately 20 m²
Mild cases - approximately 30 m