Cleaning Products & Equipment

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Double-Bladed Cutter removes stubborn stoppages and drain clogs.

March 6, 2015

Featuring front and rear blades, Spider begins cutting when cable is fed into line and continues to cut as when retracted. Double U-Cutter and Double Heavy Duty Side Cutter models are available in 3 and 4 in. sizes, and Double U-Cutter can be adapted for use on sectional drain cleaning machines as well as other brands of drain cleaners. Both cutters are available with connectors for drum-type or... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Dry Steam Cleaner cuts water use.

March 6, 2015

Utilizing moisture levels as low as 15%, 10 kW Lit’le Steam Bruiser is suitable for healthcare and hospitality industries as well as car washes and large commercial kitchens. Portable unit is available in multiple voltage configurations and heats up in 10 min. ASME-certified for commercial use, multi-use tool provides steam pressure of 80–100 psi and tip temperature of 212°F for... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Non-Industrial Products

KYZEN Accepts Award for New pH Neutral Electronic Assembly Cleaning Chemistry at APEX

March 3, 2015

NASHVILLE, TN – KYZEN received the 2015 NPI Award for excellence in the category of Cleaning Materials for its AQUANOX® A4708 pH Neutral Electronic Assembly Cleaning Chemistry. The award was presented during a Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015 ceremony that took place at the San Diego Convention Center during the IPC APEX EXPO.  AQUANOX® A4708 rapidly cleans under densely populated, low-gap... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Aqua Klean Systems Awarded at APEX for the Typhoon T-8 Chemistry Zero-Discharge Cleaner

March 3, 2015

ANAHEIM CA – Aqua Klean Systems, a leading provider of advanced PCB cleaning equipment, announces that it has been awarded a 2015 NPI Award in the category of Cleaning Equipment for its Typhoon T-8 Chemistry Zero-Discharge Cleaner. The award was presented to the company during a Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015 ceremony that took place at the San Diego Convention Center during the IPC APEX EXPO. The... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Re-cleaning Medical Device Vendor Parts

February 26, 2015

Q. Current procedure calls for an ultrasonic bath at 69°C for 20 mins with Liquinox and DI water. Then calls for another such DI bath at 69°C with NO detergent for 20 mins. Then a 1 min DI water flushing. Is this overkill? Is Liquinox appropriate? When I clean the parts, they have already been cleaned by vendor in the exact same manner, essentially I re-clean them. A. Thanks for your... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Foaming in Wastewater Neutralization System

February 25, 2015

Q. We have foaming in our wastewater neutralization system. Is low-foaming AlcoJet cleaner a suitable alternative to Alconox? Is it compatible to Alconox? A. Alcojet is a low foaming version of Alconox. The two detergents are not chemically identical of course, but functionally each functional ingredient in Alconox has a comparably functioning ingredient in Alcojet. Alcojet contains a somewhat... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Construction Equipment and Supplies, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Makita Rocks World of Concrete 2015

February 25, 2015

Makita delivers new tools, new accessories, and plenty of concrete for hands-on demonstrations La Mirada, CA – Over 50,000 concrete professionals converged on Las Vegas earlier this month for the World of Concrete trade show -- and Makita was ready with an array of new concrete tools and accessories, with hands-on demonstrations for attendees to feel the difference for themselves. Over 50,000... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Cleaning Aqueous and Organic Pharamaceutical Products

February 24, 2015

Q. We wish to buy in a universal set of detergents that meet our requirements. Is there a single detergent suitable for cleaning of aqueous AND organic (wax based) pharmaceutical products? A. Liquinox detergent will remove water soluble aqueous and typical organic wax based pharmaceutical product by manual cleaning methods. Solujet detergent will remove water soluble aqueous and typical organic... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Replacing Sodium Hypochlorite Soak

February 24, 2015

Q. We need to replace a sodium hypochlorite soak solution that we use during the initial cleaning of glassware that was used for any biological fluids. A. Use a freshly made 1% Tergazyme™ Enzyme-Active Powdered Detergent (1.25 oz/gal or 10 mL/L) in warm water (not exceeding 130 deg F/ 55 deg C).  The temperature must not be elevated over this amount as the enzymes and enzymatic activity will... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Fryer Cleaning Safety

February 23, 2015

The secret to extending the life of your oil is a "down to the metal clean" each time you do an oil change. Both Alconox and Alcojet have been specially formulated to safely remove build-up caused by cooking oil in order to return your fryer to 'like new' condition. Both our fryer cleaning products, Alconox and Alcojet, are non-caustic, drain safe and biodegradable detergents. They are... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Fiber Optic Cable Cleaning

February 23, 2015

Q. Which Alconox brand cleaner would be best suited to clean fiber optic surfaces at the glass joint to assure efficient light transmission? A. The use of a 1% Alconox heated 130 deg F ultrasonic bath followed by a deionized water rinse gives a suitable surface for bonding optical fibers. More information about Alconox, Powdered Precision Cleaner, can be downloaded in the Alconox SDS. Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

To Be or Not to Be? OSHA Combustible Dust NEP Approved, NRTL Certified Equipment

February 19, 2015

Introduced in 2008, OSHA's Combustible Dust National Emphasis Program (NEP) contains policies and procedures for inspecting workplaces that create and handle combustible dusts. However, some manufacturers of industrial vacuum cleaners in North America have been promoting uncertified vacuum cleaners for the recovery of aluminum dust, to car repair and body shops across the continent. This puts... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Detergent 8 vs. Alconox

February 18, 2015

Q. What are some differences between using Alconox or using Detergent 8 to remove oily residues from stainless steel? A. Detergent 8 is slightly better at removing oily organic residues, natural ester oils and rosins. However, Alconox is better on particulates and inorganic residues than Detergent 8. Alconox is also effective on oily residues and will work better in hard water than Detergent 8.... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Exceptional Attention to Detail

February 16, 2015

Everything about the HydraPort portable extractor from U.S. Products tells you this machine was engineered to make the cleaning professional's job easier. The HydraPort has a unique transport handle design that makes movement, maneuverability, and control a breeze. Another handle on the front side of the extractor makes lifting, loading, and unloading fast and easy and acts as a vacuum hose... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Spray and Walk Away

February 13, 2015

NviroClean™ from Waterless Company makes cleaning no-water urinals from any manufacturer so easy, all you do is spray it on and walk away. Upon contact, the chemical solution in NviroClean begins breaking down soils, bacteria, and contaminants that can accumulate on the urinal. The residue then flows to the trap insert below and down the drain—no rubbing, scrubbing, or wiping. Not only does... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Benefits of Kaivac's OmniFlex(TM) AutoVac(TM)

February 13, 2015

Kaivac’s new OmniFlex AutoVac floor cleaning system is packed with benefits. The AutoVac has been independently tested and found to remove as much as 99.8 percent of targeted soil in cleaning tests, exceeding traditional auto scrubbers. The optional battery-powered model can clean as much as 20,000 square feet per hour, and users do not need to dust mop floor areas before using the machine.... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Hand Cleaner comes in rocker cap bottle.

February 11, 2015

Intended for automotive retail applications, Permatex® Fast Orange® comes in 15 oz rocker cap bottle that allows one hand use and helps keep bottle free of grease. Product features patented MicroGel™ Technology, a Polymer Emulsion synthetic solvent that eliminates need for citrus or petroleum based solvents. Offered in smooth and pumice formulas with skin conditioners to help keep hands... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Cleaning Products & Equipment

CFR Pro 500 with Perfect Heat Technology

February 6, 2015

The Pro 500 portable extractor from CFR is the industry's top machine for improving worker productivity. The Pro has CFR's famous recycling technology, reducing dump and refill downtime. The solution lasts and remains effective up to seven times longer, which allows workers to finish every job faster. The advanced Perfect Heat™ system requires no additional electrical cords and produces... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Product Solutions to Suppress Dust and Reduce Downtime

February 6, 2015

Quaker Chemical Exhibits at the 2015 SME/CMA Annual Conference and Expo CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. — In today's world, mining faces considerable challenges. The difference between a productive operation and an inefficient one, often boils down to the right combination of people and products. Workers employ advances in chemistry to help reach higher product performance levels.  It's this... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Lab to Pilot Scale Filtration and Drying Made Easy with PSL's GFD® and SimpleFilter Dryers

February 5, 2015

Powder Systems Limited will be at InformEx 2015, booth 1219, from 3-5 February at the Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA. PSL are looking forward to their first event of 2015, exhibiting its products at the renowned global showcase event InformEx 2015. PSL will be demonstrating the ground-breaking GFD® Lab Filter Dryer, part of the PSL Filter Dryer product range, with direct scale up... Read More