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[Star Bronze] A registered trademark for a series of gel-based paint remover products. Zip-Strip® Original formula contains a solvent mixture of methylene chloride, mineral spirits, ethanol, and methanol dispersed in a hydroxypropyl cellulose gel. Other formulations are available that do not contain methylene chloride.

Synonyms and Related Terms

paint stripper; varnish remover; Zip Strip (sp)

Hazards and Safety

Toxic by inhalation and ingestion. Skin contact will cause irritation.

Star Bronze: list of MSDS

Additional Information

Star Bronze: Zip-Strip products

Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • Marie Svoboda, Conservation Survey Index, unpublished, 1997