As an alternative to mechanically removing rust, rust removers can deliver excellent results and reduce the need for sanding or grinding rust away. Let chemistry do the work rather than elbow grease.

Acid-based rust removers

Phos-Kleen A Rust Remover Fast-acting industrial strength rust remover that contains a hydrochloric and phosphoric acid. For commercial use only.

Phos-Kleen B Rust Remover and Phosphating Solution A phosphoric acid based product that removes rust and prepares the surface for painting.

Eco-Cleaner Gel  Environmentally friendly, biodegradable cleaner and rust remover for use on steel, stainless steel, masonry and stone.

Purple-X Rust Stain Remover A new generation pH neutral iron contamination indicator and remover.

Rust converters

Where it isn’t possible or practical to remove every trace of corrosion, a rust converter will treat remaining surface rust prior to painting. 

Fe-123 Rust Converter  Rustbuster’s own rust converter, safe and easy to use. Winner of two major ‘best in test’ awards.

Hammerite Kurust  Transforms rust to a sound surface in 15 minutes, ideal for small areas of rust, stone chips and scratches.

Dinitrol RC900  Epoxy-based rust converter and primer that converts rust to a stable organic iron compound. 

Rust-Oleum Rust Reformer Durable aerosol based rust converter, leaves the surface Black and primed ready for coating.