Issue Statements
A Wealth of Helpful Information



Problems

Block Study

  • Integral Water Repellent Study and White Scum Study on block

Brick Study

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

End Cleaning Efflorescence

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

Vanadium & Manganese Statement

  • Explanation of some causes of vanadium and manganese stains, best practices to minimize its impact, and the proper cehmicals to remove it

Water Migration in Brick

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

Safety Data Sheet (SDS) Related

Environmental Statement

  • Downloadable document clarifying our environmental statement

Seasonal Weather Issues

  • Downloadable document dealing with seasonal weather issues

Substrates

Aluminum Brighteners

  • Our blog area focusing on industry specific topics

Anodized Aluminum

  • What to consider before choosing your anoized 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

Iron Spot Cleaning

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

Limestone Restoration

  • How to clean and restore limestone using EaCo Chem products

White Granite & Sandstone

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

Tools

How much product do I need?

  • Downloadable document that breaks down the math of how to determine the amount of product to purchase for a certain job

How to Identify Water-Based or Oil-Based Paint (Field Test)

  • Simple field test to identify water or oil based paint

Testing Benefits

  • Downloadable document on the importance and benefits of testing

Test Kits

  • When you're faced with problems that you can't seem to find the answers for, look no further than an EaCo Chem test kit.




Members and Affiliates

Brick Industry Association     Mason Contractors Association of America     Member of the Mid-Atlantic Masonry Association (MAMA)