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How to Remove Felt Tip Ink and Indian Ink Stains


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Follow these steps to remove ink stains from Cork, Linoleum, Vinyl Tile:

  • Cover the stain with a compress made with rubbing alcohol.
  • Let the compress remain in place for 5 minutes.
  • Wipe the area with a cloth dampened with ammonia. Do not use ammonia on linoleum or vinyl tile.
  • Rinse well with water and allow to dry. Note: Permanent inks are almost impossible to remove.

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