Salad Bowl Finish - food safe finish for bowls, cups, wood surfaces

Salad Bowl Finish is our heavy duty oil and urethane oil based topcoat, which produces a beautiful hand rubbed quality finish. Create a beautiful and safe finish on wooden bowls, cups, spoons, decorative wood countertops or other wood surfaces that contact food.

For actively used butcher block counter tops that are used for chopping and cutting, only use Butcher Block Oil.

Need some inspiration? Visit the General Finishes Design Center or Pinterest Board for Salad Bowl Finish ideas.


Sheen: Semi-Gloss
Recommended uses: bowls, wooden spoons, windows, bookcases, wall shelves, furniture, toys, tables, dressers, stools, millwork and doors
Sealer: General Finishes Seal A Cell Clear or Pre Stain Natural Conditioner
Interior only
Color tone: Ambers over time
Application Method: Natural bristle brush, foam brush, paint pad applicator, or spray
Recoat: 6-12 hours
Cleanup: Mineral Spirits
Coverage: 200 sq. ft/qt
Coats: normally 3, additional coats can be applied
Sanding: On bare wood sand to 180 or 220. Do not sand stains before top coating. For oil based stains sand to 120, for water based stains 150.
VOC <575 g/l ( 4.81 lbs/gal)

WARNING: TEST FOR COMPATIBILITY WHEN USING THIS PRODUCT WITH PRODUCTS FROM OTHER BRANDS. General Finishes products should be tested to your complete satisfaction before using. General Finishes will not be responsible for any failure if our products are used in conjunction with other brands of finishes. We do not test General Finishes products with those of another manufacturer and will not accept liability if there is a compatibility issue.


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