Q. We work with several cosmetic products. One is particularly troublesome... how do we get toothpaste from our mixing tank? A. Removing toothpaste from a mixing tank, assuming stainless steel, requires heat. Use of an effective, free-rinsing detergent such as Solujet® Low-Foaming Phosphate-Free Liquid, or Keylajet® Low-foaming Chelating High Alkaline Liquid if a … [Read more...] about Cleaning Toothpaste from Mixing Tank
Q: We are having trouble removing TiO2 from our stainless tank using our CIP system, no matter how much cleaner or temperature elevation we use. Can you please advise? A: Titanium dioxide (TiO2) is used as a pigment and pearlescent ingredient in many pharmaceutical, cosmetic, and personal care tablets, creams, lotions, sunscreens, etc. When heated and mixed in stainless … [Read more...] about Cleaning Titanium Dioxide from Tanks
Q. We are manufacturing an organic product which is difficult to remove. We were told to seek Alconox Inc.’s assistance. Are your products organic? What are the active ingredients? A. Alconox Inc. detergents are suitable for cleaning applications in organic manufacturing including food, cosmetics, edible medical cannabis and others related applications when rinsed with … [Read more...] about Organic Manufacturing: Detergent Choices
Click HERE to watch Steve Kuehn, Executive Content Director at Nice Insight, sit down with Alconox, Inc. Director of Technical Marketing and Commercial Development, Michael Moussourakis, to discuss pharmaceutical cleaning and the growing question of Cosmeceuticals. The question being: What if a cosmetic product treats or prevents an illness or disease? For many in the … [Read more...] about The Question of ‘Cosmeceuticals’
Q: We've been a long time user of Solujet for our CIP system, and love it! I recently passed by your booth at a tradeshow and you set me up with a sample of Keylajet when we mentioned some extra viscous waxy residue we were having trouble removing. We were hoping to stay with our CIP method. It worked great! Can you relay more info? A: Thanks for the feedback and … [Read more...] about What is Keylajet detergent?