Cleaning Fluid Alternatives

Replacement for TRI, PER and Trichloroethane 1.1.1.

RODAWEG - Cleaning Fluid

RODAWEG is a biodegradable alkaline (pH 12.8) liquid used for the micro preparation of surfaces prior to vacuum coating. It is particularly recommended to remove polishing compounds and oils from steel and hard metals

  • Replaces advantageously TRI, PER and Trichloroethane 1.1.1.
  • Very high emulsifying property
  • May be used at a low temperature (30°C)
  • After cleaning, surfaces of very high quality
  • pH : 14
  • pH (1%): 12.7
  • density: 1.41 g/ml

Instructions for use

Concentration: 2 to 4%
Temperature: 30 to 75°C
Time: 2 to 3 min.

Alternative for perchlorethylene and trichlorethylene

17.13 SUPER - Cleaning Fluid

    • 17.13 SUPER is a liquid emulsion formulated to remove oils, grease, typesetter’s cement, bicoloured varnish in electroplating and fingerprints.
    • Powerful degreaser and excellent emulsifying properties
    • Adds surface protection during storage
    • Substitution of acetone used to remove bicoloured varnish after rhodium or electroplating on gold, silver and brass
    • Substitution of perchlorethylene and trichlorethylene used in the field of goldsmith to remove typesetter’s cement
    • For all metals with Ultrasonics
    • pH: 9.3
    • pH (1%): 8.2
    • Density: 0.980g/ml
    • Flashpoint: > 60°C

Instructions for use

Concentration: 3-5%
Temperature: 65-70°C
Time: 1-3 min.

Replacement for A3 solvents

GALVEX 18.01 - Cleaning Fluid

GALVEX 18.01 is a lightly alkaline liquid, for ultrasonic application. It does not present any danger for the environment, phosphate or complexing agents and NTA free, designed for cleaning and super finishing of Jewellery, Watch Parts, Orthopaedic items and Micro-Mechanics.

      • Elimination of oils, polishing compounds on all metals.
      • The free rinsing properties of GALVEX 18.01 ensure a bright and shining finish, whatever the drying process.
      • It replaces favourably solvents A3.
      • pH: 9.5
      • pH (1%) : 9.2
      • density: 1.050 g/ml

Instructions for use

Concentration: 2 to 5%
Temperature: 65 to 75 °C
Time: 2 to 4 min.

Replacement for TRI-PER-BENZOL

DECOCLEAN 347 - Cleaning Fluid

DECOCLEAN 347 is a biodegradable, alkaline (pH value 14) liquid used to remove machining oils from turned parts (STEEL and BRASS). It is advantageously replaces solvents as TRI-PER-BENZOL, and is mainly used as a pre-cleaning compound prior to HOT AIR or VACUUM DRYING.

  • Advantageously replaces solvents as TRI-PER-BENZOL
  • It degreases, desemulsifies and separates oils (The installation has to be equipped with an oil separator)
  • Due to its unique properties, frequent changes of the bathes can be avoided
  • It leaves a protecting film, which does not restrain or influence further operations
  • Harmless and economical
  • More than 90% biodegradable

Instructions for use

Concentration: 3 to 5%
Temperature: 50 to 60°C
Time: 2 to 5 min.