CUSTOMERS are always wanting to know more about Biostrip.

So for all those wondering, here's a quick summary of our most frequently asked questions.


Biostrip Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is Biostrip?

The Biostrip range of stripping and pre-treatment products are based upon sustainable, chemical technology. The products are water-based, environmentally friendly and hazard free – with proven performance in repeated bench tests against solvent-based products. They include products both for use in industry and the home.

  • What products do Biostrip make?

Biostrip produces an incredible range of products; paint stripper, artex remover, textured paint remover, graffiti remover, graffiti pre-clean, alloy wheel cleaner, wheel stripper, brush restorer, brush cleaner, immersion stripper and decking/mould cleaner. The range is ever-growing, with more products being added regularly.

  • What is the solvent ban?

Traditional paint stripping products use a cocktail of dangerous solvents, which are in the process of being banned from sale to the general public following an EEC ruling. Anyone who has used these solvent-based products in the past will know all too well the associated risks of burns, fires and noxious fumes; not to mention the damage to the environment. The ban is designed to eliminate all of that.

  • What are the benefits of Biostrip?

The entire Biostrip range replaces traditional, solvent-based hazardous substances, offering ease and economy of use. All of our technology was primarily developed for industry, so is designed to work in the toughest of applications and situations. We have a full range of paint strippers as well as metal pretreatment products, such as conversion coats and cleaners for the metal finishing industry.

  • Who uses Biostrip products?

Biostrip products are used by trades people and amateur DIY-ers throughout the world. Home users depend on Biostrip to take the hard work and hazardous risks out of tackling a job around the house, and trade users depend on Biostrip to provide them with unbeatable results whether stripping paint from metal, wood and plastic, removing artex, powder-coating, or ridding a wall of graffiti.

  • Where can Biostrip be used?

All products in the Biostrip range can be used virtually anywhere; whether indoors or outdoors. Its unique properties guarantee an outstanding result on all woods, metals, plastics etc, making it an essential part of your home maintenance kit. And because there's no risk of damage to you from fumes, using Biostrip in confined, tight spaces will have no effect on your health.

  • Where are Biostrip based?

Biostrip are based in Cannock, Staffordshire, England.

  • How long has Biostrip been trading for?

October 2011 saw Biostrip's first anniversary of trading; a time which has seen both the product range and customer base grow dramatically across the world. We now sell to a wide range of customers, on all continents.

  • Where can I keep up with the latest Biostrip news, range extensions and information?

As well as following our blog, you can also visit the 'Newsletter' section of our homepage at and simply add your name to our monthly newsletter database.

  • Where can I buy Biostrip?

Biostrip can be ordered directly from or via our Ebay shop:

We are always happy to answer any further queries or questions you might have about any of our products or services. If there's anything else you want to ask, just drop us a line and we will get back to you as soon as possible.