Before
After

Cleaning Trial Summary

 

The customer was looking to improve their cleaning performance, reduce rework and reject rate, reduce their cleaning costs, eliminate hazardous chemicals and waste and reduce VOCs.

Cleaning Trial Type
Temperature
Aqueous
150°F
Industry
Time Required
OEM Manufacturing
15 minutes
Segment
Substrate
Machine Manufacturing
Steel
Soil
Oil, TOWERK EM 550
Description of Part(s)
Steel rings
Cleaner Used
Machine Used

Agitating Immersion Washer (SK 81.8, Graymills T12, Graymills T24)

Post Cleaning

Fresh water rinse followed by air drying for half of the parts tested and no rinsing with air drying for the other half of the parts tested.

Recommendation to Customer

The ArmaKleen Technical Center recommended using 5% by volume ArmaKleen™ 4 in 1 Cleaner at 150°F in an Agitating Immersion Washer for a minimum of 15 minutes