EaCo Chem - The Learning Center

Issue Statements

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Know Your Stuff

Gallery of commonly found deposits and staining issues that were resolved with EaCo Chem chemistry

Brick Study

A look at some of the most common cleaning issues for brick - Calcite, Efflorescence, Vanadium, Manganese, and White Scum

Block Study

Integral Water Repellent Study and White Scum Study on block

Vanadium & Manganese Statement

Explanation of some causes of vanadium and manganese stains, best practices to minimize its impact, and the proper chemicals to remove the staining

Water Migration in Brick

Slideshow - multiple issues caused by water migration in brick. Photos courtesy of BIA

End Cleanup Efflorescence

Explanation of some causes of efflorescence, best practices to minimize its impact, and the proper chemicals to remove it

White Granite & Sandstone

Inherent cleaning issues when HCI cleaners are used on flamed salt & pepper granite or white sandstone

Iron Spot Cleaning

Issues that can arise on iron spot brick and how to help prevent them and correct them

Aluminum Brighteners

Closer look at the three types of aluminum brighteners and their usage. Safe/no hazardous fluorides, fluoride salt, and hydrofluoric acid

Anodized Aluminum

What to consider before choosing your anodized aluminum cleaning products

Brick Restoration

Specific techniques used for the four most common brick restoration situations

Brushless Truckwash

Saving you time and labor with more effective truck wash cleaning

Limestone Restoration

How to clean and restore limestone using EaCo Chem products

Field Test to Help Identify Water-Based or Oil-Based Paint

Simple field test to identify water or oil based paint


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