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Radioisotopes

Reactor Cavity Decontamination

Q. What cleaner does Alconox recommend for the decontamination of nuclear reactor cavities and related equipment?
A. Alconox recommends Detergent 8, a non-ionic, phosphate-free homogeneous blend of an alkanolamine, glycol ethers and an alkoxylated fatty alcohol for decontaminating nuclear reactors and related equipment including pipes, tools, and protective equipment.

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High Purity Cleaner for Nuclear Stainless Steel

Stainless steel used in nuclear power related applications must be cleaned with cleaners that contain no trace contaminants that can potentially harm the very long term integrity of the stainless steel. No trace agents that could potentially cause hydrogen embrittlement or stress cracking can be tolerated.

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Radioisotopes

Nuclear Radioactive Decontamination using Alconox, Powdered Precision Cleaner

Q. Does Alconox decontaminate stainless steel from radioactive contamination? A. Yes, Alconox powder can decontaminate stainless steel of radioactive contamination.

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