Remove rubber seal stuck to basin?

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Hi, I am replacing the pop-up waste on a small basin in my toilet but parts of the old rubber seal are now stuck.

Is there a simple way of removing this from the basin without me damaging anything?

Thanks in advance.
Gerry
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A small gouge chisel would help on curved sections. Or you could grind the end of an old screwdriver blade to make a DIY gouge/scraper.
 
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Ignore Harry, that would scratch the basin, just use a Stanley blade held at an angle. It will clean it up in no time.

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As per Andy.
Stanley blade (not in the knife/holder)
Or I use the foil backed razor blades that go in window scrapers.
 
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I took the advice of Madrab and used Meths but this did not remove the rubber marks.

However, the white spirit removed it instantly.

Thanks everyone it is now sorted.

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