Bethany, Conn.—Laticrete has introduced Stonetech Epoxy Grout Haze and Coating Stripper for installers seeking a simple, high-performance cleaner that is safe for use on natural stone, masonry and tile. According to the company, the fast-acting, non-runny gel solution is able to dissolve epoxy grout haze and coatings such as varnish, lacquer, sealer, wax, paint, polyurethane and acrylic in 10 minutes or less, even if the residue has been present for more than a week.
“Epoxy grout usage has grown in popularity due to superior benefits, such as its durability and stain proof qualities that make it a great choice for tile and stone projects,” said Diane Phelan, Laticrete product manager. “However, improper epoxy grout cleanup can result in epoxy grout haze or residue issues that are extremely difficult to remove. Stonetech Epoxy Grout Haze and Coating Stripper is the solution.”
This productis ideal for adhering to vertical and horizontal applications and does not contain any harsh solvents or chemicals such as methylene chloride, which is commonly found in cleaning solutions. Thanks to its water-based formula, StonetechEpoxy Grout Haze and Coating Stripper is marketed as a safer and more environmentally-friendly alternative to other heavy-duty cleaners.
“Sustainability is an important factor Laticrete scientists consider when developing new products,” Phelan added. “Our goal as a company is to continuously improve our products for our community and the world.”