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Cleaning Stressed Polycarbonate

Q. In the past you have recommended a specific detergent type detergent for our sensitive plastics (stressed polycarbonate), mentioning that it does not have a surfactant. Can you elaborate for us why?

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Water Spots on Medical Devices After Washer Cleaning

Q. We are washing stainless medical devices in a washer and are getting water spots. We are using Solujet and Citrajet. What’s causing this problem?

A. Water spots typically occur because of two main reasons: the orientation of the parts in the washer is trapping dirty wash water and/or detergent dosing is insufficient.

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Alconox Inc. at MD&M East NYC 2019

Visit Alconox Inc. at MD&M East 2019, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, June 11-13, 2019.  Stop by Booth 1139 to receive our unique gifts, expert technical support for your critical cleaning applications, and detergent samples. Our critical cleaning detergents remove an array of soils while leaving no interfering residues in applications for medical device reprocessing, […]

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Visual Inspection

Cleaning Visual Inspection

Q: I work for a medical device company where we make machined parts. I’m interested in finding a supplemental visual inspection tool that will aid in inspecting the surface of a part after being cleaned. A: We would recommend getting…..

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Join Us at MD&M Anaheim 2019

Visit Alconox, Inc. at MD&M West, Anaheim, CA, February 5-7, 2019.   Stop by booth #1350 to receive our unique gifts, expert technical support for your critical cleaning applications, and detergent samples.

Our critical cleaning detergents remove an array of soils while leaving no interfering residues in applications for medical device reprocessing, medical device manufacturing, lab equipment and glassware, healthcare instruments and more.

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Join Us at MD&M Minneapolis 2018

Visit Alconox, Inc. at MD&M Minneapolis 2018, at the Minneapolis Convention Center, October 31 through November 1, 2018.  Enter Code: Special1539 at this Registration Link for a free Expo pass and 20% off all conference pricing.

Once at the show, stop by Booth 1539 to receive our unique gifts, expert technical support for your critical cleaning applications, and detergent samples.

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Join us for MD&M Minneapolis 2017

Visit Alconox, Inc. at MD&M Minneapolis, MN, November 8-9, 2017. Be our guest and claim a complimentary expo badge, or get 20% off your conference pass, by clicking here and using our promo code INVITE. 

Stop by booth #1531 to receive our unique gifts, expert technical support for your critical cleaning applications, and detergent samples. Our critical cleaning detergents remove an array of soils while leaving no interfering residues in applications for medical device reprocessing, medical device manufacturing, lab equipment and glassware, healthcare instruments and more.  

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Ultrasonic Cleaner for Mixed Metal Baths

Q. We are interested in a cleaner that will perform well for mixed metal ultrasonic baths. We are cleaning titanium and cobalt chrome. What can you recommend?

A. As a general rule, mixed metal baths should be avoided. When metals are far enough apart on the galvanic potential scale, batteries can form and the plating out of metal oxides can result, manifesting in dark deposits. This occurs when you clean active metals in electrical and electrolyte solutions in contact with another metal at a different galvanic potential.

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Pharmaceutical Cleaning & Rinsing

Q. What is the proper way to rinse after using Alconox detergents?
A. In pharmaceutical cleaning, running water rinse for at least 10 seconds on each surface is desirable. Not all rinse water is created equal. Learn More.

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Alconox, Inc. at MD&M East NYC

Join us at the Jacob Javits Center in New York, New York on June 14-16, 2016 at MD&M East and visit our booth, #1064, to receive our unique gifts, expert technical support for critical cleaning applications and detergent samples.

Our critical cleaning detergents are excellent in medical device reprocessing, medical device manufacturing, medical device, lab equipment and glassware, healthcare instruments and more.

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