Product News: Cleaning Products & Equipment

Cleaners suit industrial cleaning applications.

Press Release Summary:

Nov 26, 2004 - Trounce® Super Strength and Fast Orange® Citrus Cleaner Degreasers remove grease, lubricants, tar, and more from industrial surfaces, materials, and components. Former is formulated for industrial cleaning tasks, while latter is designed for general-purpose applications requiring biodegradability. Both are non-toxic and phosphate-free. Non-flammable citrus cleaner emits orange aroma from real orange oil and contains anti-foaming ingredient.

Original Press Release

Permatex Introduces Powerful Industrial Cleaners

Press release date: Nov 16, 2004

New Cleaner Degreasers Handle the Toughest Applications

HARTFORD, CT, November 16, 2004 - Permatex Inc. has introduced two new powerful cleaner degreasers designed to tackle the toughest industrial cleaning applications. Trounce® Super Strength and Fast Orange® Citrus Cleaner Degreasers will remove stubborn grease, lubricants, tar, wax, food stains, grout and mildew stains, ink, mud and more from a wide range of industrial surfaces, materials and components.

The Trounce and Fast Orange brands from Permatex are already recognized as leading brands in the heavy-duty hand cleaner market, having a reputation for removing the toughest dirt, grease and grime. As a result, the introduction of the new cleaner products is a natural extension for these popular brands.

"Trounce Super Strength Cleaner Degreaser is formulated to tackle the toughest industrial cleaning tasks," says Jase Doane, Industrial Marketing Manager for Permatex. He adds, "Fast Orange Citrus Cleaner Degreaser is also a strong cleaner, but is positioned more for those wanting biodegradability and general-purpose cleaning."

Trounce Super Strength Cleaner Degreaser Super Strength Trounce Cleaner Degreaser is non-toxic and phosphate-free and can be diluted with water to provide an economical cleaner for a wide range of surfaces. It is safe for aluminum, non-flammable, non-abrasive and features an anti-foaming ingredient to facilitate use in parts and pressure washers. Typical applications include:

- shop equipment - castings - shop floors - dies & molds - parts washers - valves - bearings - tools - concrete - steam cleaners - pressure sprayers - machine parts - tanks - engines - machinery - grease traps - compressors - motors - exterior siding - fiberglass

Fast Orange Citrus Cleaner Degreaser The pleasant orange aroma of industrial strength Fast Orange Cleaner Degreaser comes from real orange oil and the product tackles a wide variety of industrial cleaning applications. Biodegradable, non-toxic and phosphate-free, Fast Orange Cleaner Degreaser will not stain aluminum and contains an anti-foaming ingredient for use in parts and pressure washers. It is non-flammable and non-abrasive, and can be diluted with water to provide an economical cleaner for a wide range of surfaces. Typical applications include:

- concrete - cold engines - shop floors - machinery - shop equipment - grease traps - tooling / tools - mildew stains - castings - dies & molds - tanks - fiberglass - painted surfaces - machine parts - floor scrubbers - power washers - compressors - steam cleaners - janitorial cleaning - bathroom floors

Since 1909, Permatex has provided the industry with a comprehensive line of reliable maintenance products for on-the-job solutions. It offers a wide range of highly versatile threadlocking, gasketing and sealing compounds, multi-purpose lubricants, time-saving cleaning compounds, fast-acting adhesives, waterless hand cleaners and specialty maintenance products under a variety of well-recognized brand names such as Permatex®, Permatex® Ultra Brand Silicones, Gel Twist(TM) Threadlockers, Form-A-Gasket®, Form-A-Seal®, the Right Stuff®, Fast Orange® and Trounce®. For additional information, please visit