ECO-788 Clay Strippable Wallcovering Adhesive

ECO-788 is a clay based wallcovering adhesive – ideal for use with medium-weight to commercial weight wallcoverings. ECO-788 is a commercial grade adhesive with maximum tack, formulated for use in pasting machines.

Recommended Uses

  • For hanging most types and weights of wallcoverings, including commercial weight wallcoverings
  • For best results, use in conjunction with ECO-988 Pigmented Wallcovering Primer

Key Features

  • NSF/ANSI 342 Compliant
  • Strippable when used with most fabric-backed wallcoverings
  • Maximum wet-tack
  • Extended open-time
  • VOC (Actual): 0%
  • VOC (Regulatory): Zero ( As calculated per EPA Method 24 )

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Application Instructions

Surface Preparation: Surface must be free from grease and other residues, dry, smooth and structurally sound. Check surfaces for paint bonding, loose wallcoverings, damaged wall-board or plaster. Repair all unsound surfaces. Priming of bare drywall is not required with fabric-backed wallcoverings. Before proceeding with any unusual conditions, consult your adhesive or wallcovering supplier.

Dilution: Do not dilute.

Application Method: Use only when the room temperature is above 50°F. Apply an even coat of adhesive with a roller, pasting machine, or brush. Avoid contact with the surface of embossed, textured or delicate wallcoverings. Book wallcovering according to the wallcovering manufacturer’s instructions.

Clean-Up: Before the adhesive dries, remove any excess with clean water. Additional effort may be required if the adhesive is allowed to contact the surface of embossed or textured vinyls.

Warning

If you scrape, sand, or remove old paint, you may release lead dust. LEAD IS TOXIC. EXPOSURE TO LEAD DUST CAN CAUSE SERIOUS ILLNESS, SUCH AS BRAIN DAMAGE, ESPECIALLY IN CHILDREN. PREGNANT WOMEN SHOULD ALSO AVOID EXPOSURE. Wear a NIOSH-approved respirator to control lead exposure. Clean up carefully with a HEPA vacuum and a wet mop. Before you start, find out how to protect yourself and your family by contacting the National Lead Information Hotline at 1-800-424-LEAD or log on to www.epa.gov/lead.

Roman Products, LLC does not endorse the use of any product in an installation that does not meet a Class A fire rating or any applicable code. Testing by a certified laboratory should be conducted to verify that the installation meets a Class A fire rating and to guarantee compliance with all applicable codes. Specifically, if a Roman product is used to hang wallpaper over existing wallpaper, it is unlikely to meet these standards.

Limited Warranty

Roman Products, LLC warrants that it will replace this product free of charge, if, within 12 months of manufacture, it is found to be defective in material or workmanship. This warranty is in lieu of any other. The exclusive remedy is limited to the replacement of the product and Roman disclaims all liability for consequential, punitive, and special damages. Conditions of use are beyond our control.

Caution

Store in a cool, dry place. DO NOT FREEZE! Do not take internally. In case of ingestion, seek medical attention. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. Use of skin and eye protection is recommended at all times. If contact with eye occurs, flush with water for 15 minutes. If skin contact occurs, wash with soap and water. Seek medical attention if rash or other symptoms occur. Do not mix with other chemicals. Use in a well-ventilated work area. Close container after each use. Keep out of reach of children.

Specifications

Product Type Clay Wallcovering Adhesive
Coverage Approximately 200 square feet per gallon.
VOC (Regulatory) Zero per EPA Method 24
Viscosity Approximately 40,000 cps
pH Level 9.0
Color Tan
Inerior/Exterior Interior
Strippable Strippable with fabric-backed vinyl wallcoverings once dry.
Drying Time Drying time will vary depending on the temperature, ventilation and humidity of the room.
Storage Do not freeze. Keep in a cool, dry place.
Percent Solids Approximately 32%
Dilution Rate Do not dilute

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