Why have major medical device reprocessors adopted ultrasonic cleaning or soaking with Tergazyme enzymatic detergent? Why have medical device manufacturers found out that the use of Tergazyme will help them get through a 510K or PMA submission?
Because Tergazyme perfectly blends powerful detergent with an effective protease enzyme in a stable powder form. Due to this stability, Te... (read more)
Citranox and Citrajet Passivation Concentrates offer one step cleaning and passivation and enhanced citric acid passivation. They are phosphate-free, biodegradable and readily disposable; non-corrosive for greater worker safety and greater material compatibility. Plus, they are free rinsing to give you reliable results and no interfering residues. (read more)
Q. Are Alconox products FDA approved cleaners or detergents?
Our customers need to clean pharmaceutical manufacturing equipment and medical device surfaces in compliance with Good Manufacturing Practices requiring a cleaning validation that shows that no interfering residues were left. The use of a US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved cleaner is desired....
Q. Can I use pH paper to confirm cleaning and rinsing of labware to comply with lab accreditation requirements?
A. If you are going to use pH strips to comply with lab accreditation requirements, you need to verify that they are not interfered with by the detergent you are using. Many pH strips and papers are interfered with by detergents. Please check that the detergent solution... (read more)
Machine washing is used in laboratories for cleaning large quantities of reusable labware. The machine's directions should be consulted for details on its proper use.
In general, the labware is loaded on racks with open ends facing the spray nozzles. Narrow-necked flasks should be placed in the center of the racks, preferably on specially designed spindles with spray nozzles d... (read more)
Nonionic, low foaming phosphate free powdered enzyme cleaner for use in labware washers, manual and ultrasonic cleaning. Corrosion inhibited formula recommended for glassware, metals, plastic, ceramic, porcelain, rubber and fiberglass. Free rinsing for reliable results and no interfering residues. Passes inhibitory residue test Dilute 1:200. pH 11.5 (read more)
Surface contamination, may interfere with the formation of the passive film. The cleaning of these contaminants from the stainless steel surface will facilitate passivation by allowing the oxygen access to the surface. Passivate by immersing the stainless steel in either a 25% solution of Citranox or Citrajet at any of the following combination of time and temperature: 120 def F (50 deg (read more)
Alconox is very excited about the use of Tergazyme to clean medical instruments or any hard surface that comes into contact with biological fluids. What makes this even more exciting is the evidence that shows that the protease enzyme in Tergazyme, Bacillus licheniformis MSK103, has been shown to be effective at degrading pathogenic forms of prions. (read more)
Alconox Inc. has the solar cleaners needed for manufacturing, available globally. Alconox also supplies solar cleaners that can be used for maintenance of installed solar panels to maintain optimum performance and light transmittance to the photovoltaic surface. (read more)
Alconox food grade cleaners are effective for cleaning food processing equipment and prolonging the life of food, beverage, and dairy processing equipment -- including difficult food grade dairy cleaning, or UF and RO installations -- without leaving interfering residues. (read more)
Low foaming, neutral pH detergent for use in manual, ultrasonic, and machine cleaning. Safe-handling detergent used for non-corrosive cleaning without chelation or alkalinity waste treatment problems. Recommended for aluminum and soft metal, medical devices, pharmaceutical equipment, alkaline sensitive labware, and medical instruments in aluminum trays. (read more)
Low foaming, phosphate-free, concentrated, liquid cleaner and metal brightener for high peformance removal of metal oxides, scales, salts and inorganic residues in labware washers, parts washers, power-spray systems and manual and ultrasonic cleaning. Corrosion inhibited and free rinsing leaving no interfering residues. Ideal for acid washing and rinsing. Dilute 2:100 pH 2.5 (read more)
Phosphate free, concentrated cleaner and metal brightener for high performance removal of metal oxides, scale, salts and inorganic residues in manual and ultrasonic cleaning. Corrosion inhibited and free rinsing for reliable results and no interfering residues. Ideal for trace metal analysis. (read more)
Nonionic, low foaming cleaner for use in labware washers, parts washers, power-spray systems, manual and ultrasonic cleaning. Corrosion inhibited formula recommended for glassware, metals, plastic, ceramic, porcelain, rubber and fiberglass. Free rinsing for reliable results and no interfering residues. USDA authorized. Dilute 1:200. pH 12 Concentrated to save you money (read more)
Concentrated, anionic detergent with protease enzyme for manual and ultrasonic cleaning. Excellent for removal of proteinaceous soils,tissue, blood and body fluids from glassware, metals, plastic, ceramic, porcelain, rubber and fiberglass with no interfering residues. Ideal as a cleaning agent in Reverse Osmosis and Ultra-Filtration Systems. (read more)
Nonionic, detergent for labware washers, PC board washers, power-spray systems, ultrasonic and manual cleaning. Removes oils, resins rosins, and fluxes from PC circuit boards, electronic parts, phosphate sensitive labware and nuclear contaminated equipment with no interfering conductive residues. Excellent replacement for solvent cleaning. Dilute 3:100. pH 11 (read more)