How To Remove Soap Scum and Hard Water Deposits

PURPOSE

Step by step instructions to safely and effectively remove soap scum and grime from encaustic and terrazzo tiles plus other acid sensitive surfaces.

PRODUCT

XtremeClean+ formulated with latest, cutting edge ActivePlus Antibacterial Action Technology, is professional grade, highly concentrated, high alkaline cleaner, degreaser and commercial grade disinfectant. Kills odours, disinfects, sanitises plus removes heavy dirt, grease, grime, soap scum, wax, oil, mildew, algae, porcelain wax & floor finishes. Ideal for neglected or heavy use areas. For indoor, outdoor, domestic & commercial areas

USE: On all natural stone, ceramic, porcelain, encaustic tiles, concrete, pavers etc

KEY FEATURES

+ ActivePlus™ Antibacterial Action & Commercial Grade Disinfectant

+ Kills Odours, Bacteria & Germs. Cleans, Disinfects and Sanitises

+ Concentrated Heavy Duty Alkaline Formula – Inhibits Mould Growth

+ Removes Heavy Dirt, Grime, Grease, Wax, Oil, Soap Scum and more

+ Kills E-Coli & S Aures – Passes TGA Test for Commercial Disinfectant

XTREMECLEAN+ Professional Grade Heavy Duty Stone, Tile & Grout Cleaner plus Disinfectant
Made in Australia

EQUIPMENT

PRECAUTIONS

  1. Read entire label, SDS and technical bulletin before using;  
  2. Wear appropriate gloves, skin and eye protection; 
  3. Do NOT kneel in product or allow skin contact;   
  4. Do not breathe fumes, mist, vapours or spray’;   
  5. Use when surface temperature is between 4°C & 32°C; 
  6. Do NOT allow contact with non recommended surfaces;
  7. Do NOT mix with other chemicals;
  8. May affect some dark grouts and also grout colorants;
  9. Hard surface disinfectant only. Do NOT use on skin;
  10. Regular use of high alkaline cleaners can affect  performance of sealers, coatings, grout colorants and floor finishes;
  11. Do NOT use undiluted. May dull or discolour some surfaces;

PROCEDURE

  1. Sweep, vacuum, or wipe surface;
  2. Dilute depending on cleaning requirements;
    • LIGHT CLEANING, DEGREASING & DISINFECTING
      RATIO 1:20 –  1 part XtremeClean+ to 20 parts water
      (200ml XtremeClean+ to 3800 ml water =  4 litres cleaner)
    • MODERATE CLEANING, DEGREASING & DISINFECTING
      RATIO 1:10 –  1 part XtremeClean+ to 10 parts water
      (370 ml XtremeClean+ to 3630 ml water =  4 litres cleaner)
    • HEAVY DUTY CLEANING, DEGREASING & DISINFECTING
      RATIO 1:5 –  1 part XtremeClean+ to 5 parts water
      (670 ml XtremeClean+ to 3330 ml water =  4 litres cleaner)
    • STRIPPING FLOOR COATINGS, DEGREASING & DISINFECTING
      RATIO 1:2 –  1 part XtremeClean+ to 2 parts water
      (1.30 L XtremeClean+ to 2.70L water =  4 litres cleaner)
  3. Carefully apply diluted solution to surface;
  4. Allow minimum dwell time of 10 minutes;
  5. DON’T ALLOW PRODUCT TO DRY ON SURFACE – ADD MORE;
  6. After the dwell time, add MICROSCRUB to standing solution the scrub with a white nylon pad, scrub brush or scrub machine;
  7. Scrub with a white nylon pad, scrub brush or scrub machine;
  8. Remove the dirty solution with a wet vac or mop;
  9. Rinse thoroughly with clean water;
  10. Repeat the process as necessary.

NOTE: If using MicroScrub as a booster to a Cleaner or Problem Solver, follow the directions of that product and then add MicroScrub to the standing solution just before scrubbing. Rinse thoroughly with clean water.

PROCEDURE QUICK GUIDE

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HOW TO VIDEO

NOTES

Note A: For heavy soap scum or hard water deposits, use OxiTreat+ as per label instructions (Not for Natural Stone or Acid Sensitive surfaces).

For additional options, please contact the Sealers Plus Technical Services Team via e-mail sales@sealersplus.com.au or +61 2 9521 4000 with information specific to the problem you are addressing.

Important Note

  • These recommendations are intended as general guidelines for Problem Solving.
  • The actual product dilution ratios and cleaning requirements may vary depending on the use, amount and method of application.
  • Read entire Product Label, SDS and Technical Bulletin before using any product.
  • ALWAYS TEST A SMALL AREA to determine the ease of application, dilution, dwell time & desired results.
  • Keep surface clean and dry to reduce possibility of slip-fall accidents.
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