Relevant Coronavirus and COVID-19 disease TechNotes and recommendations: How to: Clean and Disinfect for Viruses and Other Pathogens Clean Before Sterilization (Disinfection) Cleaning Coveralls and Other Potentially Contaminated PPE Our supply chain, manufacturing, and distribution system in the US is thus far unaffected by COVID-19 or the Coronavirus. All of our raw … [Read more...] about Alconox Inc. COVID-19 and Coronavirus
Q. Currently using Hydrochloric Acid (HCl) to remove residual Manganese Oxide (MnO2) from glassware. Following ASTM D1721 instructions. Do you offer a cleaner that could do the same job, replace HCl and remove the MnO2? A. Yes, replacing HCl is possible, and in fact good practice. Use a 2% solution of Citranox® Liquid Acid Cleaner and Detergent (2.5 oz/gal or 20 mL/L) … [Read more...] about Replacing HCl to remove MnO2
Gain essential insights to build dependable cleaning processes and enhance medical device manufacturing opportunities by attending this Product Quality Cleaning Webinar brought to you by the Cleaning Research Group at SHSU and BFK Solutions. The webinar will feature our very own, Jeff Phillips, Senior Director in Science and Marketing, who will discuss critical cleaning and … [Read more...] about Webinar: The Dirty Secrets of Cleaning Medical Devices
Q. What do you recommend for cleaning of CPAP masks manually? A. Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) masks have become a very widely used at home medical device. Many companies specialize in cleaning and reprocessing these masks. We would recommend Tergazyme® Enzyme-Active Powdered Detergent. It is an anionic, widely available and potent emulsifier of organic and oily … [Read more...] about CPAP Mask Manual Cleaning
Q: How can I remove a radioactive lutetium drug residue? A: Lu 177 (lutetium) and other radioactive metal drug residues can be tough to remove. We recommend warm or hot 2-3% dilution of Citranox® Liquid Acid Cleaner and Detergent (20 - 30mL/L) followed by a thorough water rinse to clean steel, plastic and other hard surfaces to decontaminate radioactivity. The acids and … [Read more...] about How can I remove a radioactive lutetium drug residue?