Beyond its unsightliness, the cleanup and removal of graffiti costs American taxpayers millions of dollars each year. Costs are currently estimated at roughly $3 to $5 per person a year. Recently, Los Angeles County alone spent about $28 million in annual graffiti-remediation efforts. There are, however, a few ways to make cleanup of graffiti-laden surfaces easier. The following white paper covers three main factors influence the resistance and removal process of graffiti from precast concrete products.