TSR #13-P049

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Cleaning Trial Summary

 

The customer was looking to eliminate hazardous chemicals and waste and reduce VOCs.

Cleaning Trial Type
Temperature
Polymer
160⁰F in the Spray Washer, 150⁰F in the Agitating Immersion Washer
Industry
Time Required
Polymer coating manufacture
8 hours
Segment
Substrate
Non-metal Manufacturing
Plastic, Stainless Steel
Soil
Bosc24T, Cab-O-Sil TS-720, CYASTAT 609, Methylhydrogenpolysiloxane, PanTINT, Skybon ES-120
Description of Part(s)
Plastic clamp, stainless steel cup, stainless steel cap and stainless steel pipe connectors
Cleaner Used
Machine Used
  1. Ultrasonic Washer (SK6315 Blackstone model 3523)
  2. Agitating Immersion Washer (81.8, T12, T24)
  3. Spray Washer (TL3, FL250, FL500)
  4. Spray Under Immersion Washer (T12, T24, 40.1, 81.8 w/SUI)
Post Cleaning

Fresh water rinse followed by air pressure drying.

Recommendation to Customer

The ArmaKleen Technical Center recommended using 100% by volume ArmaKleen™ Paint and Ink remover at 160⁰F in an Ultrasonic Washer or a Spray Under Immersion Washer for a minimum of 8 hours.