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Toxics Use Reduction Institute




Surface Solutions Laboratory

Trial Report



Trial Number 362

(Client Number 153, Project Number 1)

Trial Purpose: Laboratory evaluations of alternative cleaning products

Date Run: 06/01/03

Experiment Procedure:
Cleaning: Brush on gel/paste strippers in one thick coat.
Run Time: Let sit 1 hour (60 min)
Removal: manual scrape with plastic spatula/scraper (home depot general paint scraper)
Drying: 72 hour dry time to allow for evaporation of strippers from wood.

Trial Results
03-WD-PA-6-
Wood-Paint Product
Poplar-Oil SI #4   Peel Away #7   Safety peel   Force 9   Green     Strypeeze
Coupon 1   85.6100   94.8894      81.9653       70.5449   77.3323   90.6582
Coupon 2   90.0586   87.0707      92.6124       89.3637   86.7266   95.1739
Coupon 3   82.8428   79.9474      88.3838       87.1110   78.5070   83.2220
Average    86.1705   87.3025      87.6539       82.3399   80.8553   89.6847
Std Dev     3.6404    7.4737       5.3609       10.2766    5.1185    6.0351


Success Rating
Lab evaluation based on vendor data.

Conclusion