Eicó Environmentally Friendly Paints

Manufactured in Iceland and Sweden, Eicó paints use Geothermal and Hydroelectric power to produce the paint. It is of a high standard, with the company focusing on supplying environmentally-friendly paints. With this process it results in being carbon neutral, which virtually has no odour and is APEO free, an important factor for allergy sufferers.

Symphony Coatings supply the high quality range of Eicó coatings which have one of the lowest VOC (Volatile Organic Compound) ratings of any paints sold in the UK.


The history and principles of Eicó still is as strong today, with the origin of the company beginning with an idea to create a range of paints that delivers a unique combination. This produces a wide range of interior and exterior finishes, with an environmentally conscious product, that has the least amount of impact on the environment. Its UK base means that its carbon footprint is reduced, whilst still using a high quality of ingredients, resulting on a non-yellowing and a wide choice of finishes.

Eicó paint range:

Alterior: Interior & Exterior, Matt, Eggshell, Satin and Gloss. Washable 2000 times, Coverage 8-10m2/l, Drying time 2-3hrs (Recoating time 8-10hrs). Available in 1, 2.5, 5 and 10 litres. All tintable into any colour.
Helmatt: Interior, Matt finish (sheen level 4). Washable 500 times,. 1, 2.5, 5 & 10 litres.
Takmatt: Interior, Supermatt ceiling Paint. 10litre tins only.
Semimatt: Interior joinery eg: kitchens, furniture, Flat Eggshell ( sheen level 15). 1, 2.5 & 5 litre tins available.
Floor Paints: Very hard-wearing satin floor paints. Available in 1, 2.5 & 5 litres.

Environmentally friendly and socially conscious

Eicó is made for the environmentally conscious user, and can be used on virtually any solid surface. Its adaptable, and has a colour freedom and high quality users are looking for. Eicó paints are manufactured using 100% pure acrylic.  This prevents blistering, cracking, and permits colour retention. The unique and vast range of Eicó products means that it can almost suit any colour, with long lasting factors being the key to this name.

Technical Information

• Gloss Level: 30% Satin / 5% Matt / 20% Semi-Matt
• Solvent: Fresh Water
• Coverage:8-10m2/litre
• Cleaning of Tools: Water
• Volume Solid:40/38/40%
• Drying Time:2-3 Hours
• Recoating Time: Min. 8-10 Hours