Q: We've switched from base and acid baths to a Citranox solution for cleaning glassware used to distill H2S from marine sediments using Cr2 , concentrated HCl, and AgNO3. It seems to do a good job on most of the apparatus but we still see grayish deposits on the glass frits. Any suggestions? A: The detail is appreciated. Whenever there is a "mystery" residue, whether it be … [Read more...] about Mystery Gray Deposits Left When Cleaning Glass Frits
Q: We are using Detonox detergent in our ultrasonic baths and are loving it. We use a visual inspection method (cloudiness of solution) to determine when to change the bath and are moving to conductivity and pH. It appears pH stays constant regardless of concentration? A: As a broad statement, detergent concentration does very little to affect pH due to buffers, as well as … [Read more...] about Determining When To Change Your Detonox Bath
Please join our Senior Director of Strategic Affairs, Michael Moussourakis, on Oct. 27th, 2020, 1:30pm EDT for a webinar titled: "Critical Cleaning – The Key to Quality & Safety." This webinar series was developed in an effort to bring serious Cannabusiness professionals more information and educational opportunities, while helping to nurture serious business … [Read more...] about Cannabis Industrial Marketplace Webinar: Senior Director of Strategic Affairs, Michael Moussourakis
Q: What types of Alconox Inc. detergent would I use to clean a mold release agent? As an aside, is there any chance I could use the same detergent to also clean copper traces off a printed circuit board? A: Mold release and circuit board in one detergent? Yes! You may indeed be able to use one detergent in both these cleaning applications. But it will only work if the copper … [Read more...] about One Detergent for Mold Release and Circuit Board Cleaning?
Q. The Bureau of Fire Service (BFS) is requiring us to stop using isopropyl alcohol (IPA) for cleaning. Do you have a good replacement for 2-propanol / isopropyl alcohol (IPA) for cleaning cannabis botanical resins? A. Alconox Inc. has detergents that can be used for IPA replacement in cleaning extraction and processing equipment used in making cannabis and cannabadiol … [Read more...] about Cannabis: IPA replacement with Alconox Inc. Detergents