TSR #17-P-005

Before
After

Cleaning Trial Summary

 

The customer was looking to improve their cleaning performance, automate their cleaning process and reduce rework and reject rate

Cleaning Trial Type
Temperature
Powder Coat Paint
150°F
Industry
Time Required
Metal product Manufacturer for food packaging
2 hours
Segment
Substrate
Fabricated Metal Product
Aluminum, Steel
Soil
Acrylic powder coat paint, liquid polyester paint
Description of Part(s)
1 steel rack w/ Aluminum chains
Cleaner Used
Machine Used

Agitating Immersion Washer (SK model 81.8, Graymills T24)

Post Cleaning

Several areas were brushed with a stainless steel bristle brush during the fresh water rinse and air pressure dried

Recommendation to Customer

The ArmaKleen Technical Center recommends using a 100% by volume solution of ArmaKleen™ Paint and Ink Remover at 150°F in an Agitating Immersion Washer for a minimum of 2 hours