This book provides, for the first time, clear, authoritative guidance on removing graffiti and protecting surfaces from further attack.
"…essential reading. Stongly recommended" - Chemistry and Industry"
Foreword. Preface. Acknowledgements. History and trends in graffiti. Anti-graffiti policy. Assessing the problem. Graffiti marker types. Graffiti removal agents. Graffiti removal equipment. Graffiti removal methods. Selection guide to graffiti removal methods. Graffiti removal in common target locations. Surface type and graffiti removal. Graffiti resistant surface materials. Anti-graffiti protective coatings. Applying protective coatings. Contractual aspects. Health and safety in graffiti removal and surface protection. Graffiti prevention - alternative counter methods. Appendices: Manufacturers and suppliers; advisory bodies; Conversion tables; basis of COSHH Regulations. References. Index.