Parts Cleaning

The Cleaning Zone is a library of all things industrial cleaning and pretreatment. From aqueous to solvent and ultrasonic to blast, this site-within-a-site is your ultimate resource for cleaning articles, suppliers and products. 

Kyzen, CJI Host 'Clean and Green' Seminar June 13-14

The two firms will be offering two days of training, with several technical sessions and hands-on testing throughout the day. The training is free, but space is limited.

Greatness Begins with a V1 Moment

With commitment and courage, success is pinned to taking risks.
Experts

Do Your Own Compatibility Testing

It’s helpful to check for compatibility problems before setting up a new cleaning process, before adding a new product and before changing a process.
Experts

How to Strip Zinc Phosphate Without Using Chromic Acid

Q. I want to remove zinc phosphate from hardware parts after cold heading. Typically to remove zinc phosphate, I would soak in chromic acid at a high temperature, but this is not a viable or safe method for bulk treatment. Can I just hit the parts with a higher concentration of potassium hydroxide at a higher temperature to remove the zinc phosphate?
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Ransohoff Open House Displays Latest Cleaning Technology

See The Video! Parts cleaning equipment maker Ransohoff,held an open house at their Cincinnati facility to celebrate Manufacturing Day on October 3.
INNOVATIONS

Ultrasonic Cleaning Tank Equipped with Dual Filtration

With total liquid capacity of 150 gallons, the machine is fully equipped to clean large parts.

SEM/EDX Measurement Tool Quickly Analyzes Non-Metallic Inclusions in Steel

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. introduces the Thermo Scientific Explorer 4 Analyzer with MQA software.