Q. Is there a benefit to filtering the rinse water or the detergent solution in an ultrasonic system? Is it even advisable? If so, can you recommend a filter size (10 um??) when using Alconox detergent? This is for a new bath setup in a new piece of equipment. A. My short answer would be, it cannot hurt but filtering would likely be of limited assistance. If you are … [Read more...] about Filtering Detergent in Industrial Ultrasonic Cleaning System
Q: What precisely is critical cleaning? How does it differ from "regular" cleaning? A: Thanks for the question. At Alconox, Inc. we are indeed the Critical Cleaning Experts. And critical cleaning is more than just a marketing term. It refers to a very specific type of cleaning. It is where the cleaning itself impacts the value of the finished output from whatever … [Read more...] about What is Critical Cleaning?
Have a critical cleaning challenge? There’s an App for that!! Alconox, Inc., the critical cleaning experts, launches its first ever application to put your cleaning needs and detergent selection information right at your fingertips. You can request samples, access critical documents like SDS and technical bulletins, download reference whitepapers, browse our TechNotes … [Read more...] about Critical Cleaning Challenge? There’s an App for that…
Q. It is too costly and time-consuming to dissasemble large manufacturing filtration systems or tanks, mixers and blenders for cleaning. A. Use clean-in-place techniques. These can include soak-in-place; circulate in place; and spray-in-place cleaning methods. See our Users Manual for clean-in-place instructions. For more information about any one of our Alconox Cleaners, … [Read more...] about Clean in Place Instructions
Q. What kind of cleaning can I expect from Tergazyme when cleaning filters with wine residues? A. We would expect Tergazyme™ Enzyme-Active Powdered Detergent to work very well on biofilms or microbial contamination from re-usable filters (or filters that can be regenerated) that had been repeatedly used to filter wine. It will do quite well on assorted organic residues from … [Read more...] about Filter Cleaning Wine Residue