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Friday's Ask the Experts: Ideal stripping temperature

March 4, 2011
Friday''s Ask the Experts question from a cleaning professional on the International Custodial Advisors Network (ICAN) "Ask the Experts" page: Is it okay to strip and recoat vinyl floors at 60 degrees Fahrenheit or lower?
The answer:
Stripping at or around 60 degrees Fahrenheit poses no problem; but, whether you can successfully apply finish at that temperature depends on what the coatings industry calls the Minimum Film Formation Temperature (MFFT) or ... — Lynn E. Krafft, ICAN/ATEX editor
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