Cleaning Products & Equipment

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

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Universal Holder retrofits in-line printer system.

February 4, 2015

Designed for installation on Ekra Serio printing systems, PLX-EKR-U-xx-PR Permalex Universal Holder is compatible with quick install system used in in-line printer. Users who want to employ Permalex Edge metal squeegees for SMT printing may do so on this platform. Holder includes sliding paste retainers, optional spring loaded paste retainers, and long-life polymer-infused Permalex blades. Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Non-Industrial Products

A New Spin on Cleaning - Pac-Vac® Aircomfort Backpack Vacuum Cleaner

February 4, 2015

Working with Deuter, leaders in making backpacks for mountain climbing, Tornado has redesigned backpack vacuum cleaner harnesses so that they are exceptionally comfortable. You'll feel the comfort the first time you put on Tornado's Pac-Vac Aircomfort Backpack. This specially made harness is also breathable. Air escapes the harness on three sides, keeping the user comfortable and cool,... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Plasmatreat North America and Automation Engineering Inc. Announce Release of New Plasma Clean Module

February 2, 2015

WILMINGTON, Mass., – Boston-based Automation Engineering Inc. (AEi) and Illinois-based Plasmatreat North America (Plasmatreat) are pleased to announce the release of the fully integrated Plasmatreat cleaning module for the AEi Modular CMAT (Camera Module Assembly and Test) system. AEi has partnered with Plasmatreat to develop a fully integrated plasma cleaning option used in the production... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools

Seika Machinery to Demo New Rework and Conformal Coating Systems at APEX

January 28, 2015

TORRANCE, CA — Seika Machinery, Inc., a leading provider of advanced machinery, materials and engineering services, will debut the RD-500V Rework Station from DEN-ON INSTRUMENTS CO., LTD. in Booth #3701 at the IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place Feb. 24-26, 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in California. The all-in-one advanced technology SMT rework station is compatible with all... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

KYZEN to Feature METALNOX Precision Cleaners at HOUSTEX

January 28, 2015

NASHVILLE, TN — KYZEN will exhibit in Booth #1905 at HOUSTEX, scheduled to take place Feb. 24-26, 2015 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, TX. KYZEN’s team will showcase METALNOX® M6380, M6381 and M6318 specifically formulated for removing tough soils and cleaning metal parts used in the metal finishing, industrial and tooling industries. METALNOX® M6380 is a... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

Walk-Behind Automatic Scrubber cleans 30,000 ft²/hr.

January 27, 2015

While featuring narrow profile that promotes maneuverability, BD 28/20 is suited for wide-area cleaning in such areas as grocery stores, retail facilities, and hospitals. Unit lays down cleaning solution, scrubs floor, and vacuums away soil and moisture via single-pass cleaning and drying, and design allows 180° turns to foster maneuverability. Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

Metcal to Bring New Rework Tools to the IPC APEX EXPO

January 23, 2015

GARDEN GROVE, CA – Metcal today announced plans to exhibit in Booth #627 at the IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place Feb. 24-26, 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in California. The new Metcal Scarab Site Cleaning System (APR-2000-SCS) will be displayed for the first time, along with the new Solder Ball Replacement Kit and MX-HPDC dual cartridge hand-piece. The Scarab ensures... Read More