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Tergazyme vs. Alconox

Q: What is the difference between Tergazyme and Alconox?  Is one better?  Is one more mild? A: There are several similarities and key differences between Tergazyme® Enzyme-Active Powdered Detergent and Alconox® Powdered Precision Cleaner.  Both detergents are powerful emulsifiers and excellent detergents for the removal of organic and oily residues.  Both detergents are well suited for use […]

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Defining Free Rinsing Detergent

A non-free rinsing cleaner might contain fragrances that were designed to deposit and leave a fresh scent, or it might contain corrosion inhibitors that are designed to deposit and leave behind an anti-corrosion film.

Alconox, Inc, cleaners are free rinsing detergents and do not leave deposits on substrates after rinsing.

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Cleaning Denatured Proteins

We are looking to clean denatured proteins from our medical device along with baked-on desiccated blood that is not removed completely. Manual scraping removes the residual but is not acceptable. Need a cleaner that will dissolve all bio-matter. Cleaning process is to prepare device for autoclave sterilization.

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Tattoo Cleaning – Workstation Setup

Did you know? If It’s Not Clean, You Can’t Sterilize.

There’s a lot that goes into good workstation prep for tattoo artists, but before you stock the area, you need to sterilize. But did you know that before you sterilize, you need to clean?

Why must instruments be cleaned before being sterilized? According to the CDC, “Cleaning should precede all disinfection and sterilization processes.Cleaning involves the removal of debris (organic or inorganic) from an instrument or device. If visible debris is not removed, it will interfere with microbial inactivation and can compromise the disinfection or sterilization process.”

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Tattoo Equipment Cleaning

Great Art Starts With Clean Equipment.

Alconox cleaning products have been used by healthcare professionals for over 65 years to prepare instruments for sterilization. Learn more about Alconox® Powdered Precision Tattoo Equipment Cleaner and Tergazyme™ Enzyme Active Powdered Tattoo Equipment Cleaning Detergent.

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Critical Cleaning Detergent Selection Guide

Q. Does Alconox provide any literature on how to select the correct detergent for various applications? A. Yes! The Alconox Guide to Critical Cleaning contains a detergent selection guide as well as industry specific cleaning information.

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1% Tergazyme Solution Shelf Life

Q. Do you have any suggestions about the shelf life of 1% Tergazyme solution?

A. Tergazyme solutions should be used within 8 hours of dissolving the powdered Tergazyme detergent in water. As dry powder, Tergazyme has excellent stability with a shelf life of 2 years from date of manufacture.

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Cleaners to Prepare for Sterilization

Q. What products prepare instruments for sterilization?

A. Use a proper cleaner prior to sterilization. Alconox and Liquinox instrument cleaners are effective and economical manual, ultrasonic or soak cleaners.

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Alconox Shelf Life

Alconox Shelf Life

Q. 1% Alconox expiration / shelf life A. A 1% Alconox solution has an

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How to: Clean Tattoo Equipment

How to: Clean Tattoo Equipment

Read step-by-step guide for tattoo equipment cleaning using Alconox or Tergazyme detergents. Request sample.

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