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Aqua Mix® Ex-Treme®

A nonflammable, heavy-viscosity acidic cleaner designed to remove years of accumulated discoloration from air pollution or carbon buildup, stains from smoke, soot, red soil and rust. It is a safer alternative to traditional harsh acids.

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Features/Benefits

Key Features

  • Removes mineral deposits, rust stains and red dirt stains
  • Safer alternative to traditional harsh acids
  • Removes hydrocarbon, smoke and soot stains

Uses

Unpolished natural stone, concrete pavers, masonry surfaces, ceramic, porcelain, grout, quarry, saltillo, terra-cotta, and other acid resistant tile and stone.

Technical/Installation

General Surface Prep

Test a small area according to application instructions to determine desired results.

Health Precautions

MAY BE HARMFUL IF SWALLOWED. MAY IRRITATE EYES AND SKIN. Wear skin and eye protection. Contains glycol ether PNB, oxalic acid, and glycolic acid. If in eyes, flush with water for at least 15 minutes. If on skin, wash with soap and water. If irritation persists, seek medical attention. If swallowed, DO NOT induce vomiting, seek medical attention. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

Limitations to the Product

  • Do not use on polished, acid-sensitive stone (such as marble and limestone)
  • Do not allow product to come in contact with any non-recommended surface
  • Do not mix with ammoniated cleaners, such as bleach, as harmful fumes will result
  • Acids of all kinds may etch, lighten, or change the color of cementitious material, metallic glazes and some natural stones such as marble and limestone

Application of Product

USE CHEMICAL-RESISTANT GLOVES, such as nitrile, when handling product.

Read entire label before using. Remove loose debris. Pre-wet the surface with water and remove excess before applying solution. Mix Ex-Treme® as follows:

LIGHT BUILDUP: Mix 1 part cleaner to 4 parts water.

MODERATE BUILDUP: Mix 1 part cleaner to 2 parts water.

HEAVY BUILDUP: Use undiluted.

Liberally apply solution with paint roller, brush or sponge. Allow to dwell up to 30 minutes. DO NOT ALLOW SOLUTION TO DRY ON SURFACE. Apply additional solution if drying occurs. Agitate with scrub brush thoroughly rinse with clean water. For vertical surfaces a garden hose or high-pressure washer may be used to rinse area. Mop or wet vacuum dirty solution. Heavy buildup may require additional applications and a longer dwell time.

Cleaning of equipment

Clean tools with water before material dries.

Handling & Storage

  • Close container tightly after each use
  • Store in original container only
  • Store in and use in temperatures between 45° F to 85° F (7.2° C to 29.4° C)
  • Store in areas inaccessible to small children
  • Do not reuse empty container, wrap and discard in trash or recycle

Product Maintenance

Properly applied product requires no special maintenance.

Warranty Information

Product Warranty

Obtain the applicable LIMITED PRODUCT WARRANTY at www.custombuildingproducts.com/product-warranty or send a written request to Custom Building Products, Inc., Five Concourse Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30328, USA. Manufactured under the authority of Custom Building Products, Inc. © 2017 Quikrete International, Inc.

Coverage Chart

SIZE Min Coverage Max Coverage
1 Gal (3.78 L) 200 sq. ft. (19 M²) 1,000 sq. ft. (93 M²) Depending on dilution.

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