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Since you don’t see the purple stain in the pink tile, but you see it in the white tile, and you can’t clean it, it sounds like you have a microbial staining or mineral staining showing through the white tile.

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The reason you will get mildew on the tile in a shower is because the water is not draining or drying properly. This could be cause of the tile not being installed correctly with the correct slope on the tile floor.

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The microbial staining could also be due to residual organic glue used to face mount or back mount the glass tiles. This glue becomes a source of food for microbial growth.

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Mold is a microbial growth that is ubiquitous, and as long is there isn’t a food source or a environment that promotes mold growth then it will not perpetuate.

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