industrial cleaning Articles

  • Bardstown, Kentucky - industrial cleaning; on-site laboratory case study

    After years of operation serving the auto parts industry, this zinc and chrome plating plant in Bardstown, Kentucky closed several years ago. It was comprised of three three main plating lines, and it was a mess. Extensive contamination, particularly chrome and acid residue, was present in the plant. In some places sludge on the floor was several inches thick. One of the major challenges ...

  • Oil/carbon buildup no match for RYDALL MP case study

    An industrial cleaning contractor in Iowa was looking for a way to remove heavy oil/carbon buildup on a mixer they had received from a tire manufacturing plant. Due to the severity of the buildup, a 1:1 mixture of RYDALL MP  was recommended to tackle this job. RYDALL MP approach 5 gallons of RYDALL MP  diluted (1:1), sprayed on equipment, soaked for 20-30 minutes and ...

  • Gas Pressure Washers for Industrial Cleaning On the Go

    Gas pressure washers are used in commercial and industrial areas to tackle a wide range of cleaning tasks. Pressure washing units have fast become a preferred cleaning machine for many businesses as these units clean in a way that is both eco-friendly and very efficient as well. Pressure washing machines use pressurized water power to effectively blast away stains and deposits from different ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Airflow principles for effective industrial clean rooms

    Compromised performance. Reduced life. Increased operating costs. Just three consequences of particulates finding its way into large, complex, high-value products. Whether you're building a jet engine, assembling a satellite, or finishing a boat, cleanliness is critical for product quality. Every manufacturer of marine, aerospace, or defense products understands that an ...


    By Duroair Technologies Inc.

  • Case study: Torino, Italy

    Our Sea Clean Industrial Oil Remover was tested at the Fiat Lancia factory in Torino, Italy. Years of oil spillages and leaks had left this site unsafe for workers. Comparing the area prior to and following application, the results are quite ...


    By Sea-Chem Limited

  • Versatile Hot Water Pressure Washing Machines for Industrial Cleaning

    Hot water pressure washers are ideal dual purpose machines, as they can use hot water as well as non-heated water for cleaning different surfaces. Having this choice is important, because some applications do not require the additional cleaning power of hot water. Some surfaces may even become damaged by very high temperatures. On the other hand, the contractor will often come across cleaning ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Ice It off - Industrial cleaning with ice offers environmental advances and cost savings!

    Coulson Ice Blast is an award winning, enviromentally friendly industrial cleaning technology.  Water is one of the most essential human needs. Yet, for something so key to life, hundreds of millions of gallons of H2O are wasted each year on industrial cleaning applications. The ecological impact of this type of consumption is a real concern and has led to the development of an ...


    By Coulson Ice Blast

  • Manufacturing Automation Magazine - Article on Coulson Ice Blast

    Read Coulson Ice Blast's feature article in Manufacturing Automation. Coulson Ice Blast is an award winning, enviromentally friendly industrial cleaning technology.  Water is one of the most essential human needs. Yet, for something so key to life, hundreds of millions of gallons of H2O are wasted each year on industrial cleaning applications. The ...


    By Coulson Ice Blast

  • Fill removal from horizontal wellbore using foam in different coiled tubing/annulus diameter ratios

    Coiled tubing is extensively used in oil industry to clean the wellbore to increase the productivity of oil/gas well by removing the fill/sand downhole. Well cleanup operation for low bottomhole pressure is problematic and common cleanout fluids are not effective as a circulation fluid due to severe pressure losses and low suspension capability. The use of foam as cleaning agent has become more ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Question of the Month: How can you utilize dry ice blasting for delicate cleaning?

    Already recognized as being a non-abrasive cleaning process, dry ice cleaning is gaining notoriety for its delicate cleaning properties. It is commonly used in the pharmaceutical industry for cleaning surgical devices and catheter tips. Dry ice blasting is also a popular tool for cleaning electrical components in any industry. When cleaning with dry ice for delicate applications it’s ...

  • Buying the Right Pressure Washer for Best Cleaning Results

    There are various types of pressure washer machines available for a variety of cleaning applications, but you must know how they work, so that you can make the right choice for your kind of cleaning requirements. Operators generally prefer a cleaning machine that delivers highest cleaning performance, has outstanding ruggedness, and provides a commanding output. Pressure washer machines are ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Comparison of TOC Instruments, UV/Persulfate Analyzer vs. Combustion, for Analysis of Hard to Oxidize Compounds Substances

    Abstract In the pharmaceutical industry, various cleaning procedures are performed to make sure there is no cross contamination between product runs of various drugs. The FDA regulates such procedures with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), which requires that the cleaning of drug manufacturing equipment be validated.1 Total Organic Carbon (TOC) analysis has found wide acceptance in this ...


    By Teledyne Tekmar

  • Atomic force microscopy (AFM) analysis of cleaned and fouled nanofiltration membranes

    In membrane process industries, membrane cleaning is one of the most important concerns from both economical and scientific points of view. Surfaces roughness and phase angle of virgin and fouled membranes were measured and compared before and after chemical cleaning by using atomic force microscopy (AFM). Correlations between the data obtained by this technique (AFM) with the flux and rejection ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Comprehensive services are key to turnaround success

    Petroleum and chemical plant turnarounds present both project management and technical challenges and it is important to get both sides of the equation right. With the purchase of Eveready Energy & Industrial Services, Clean Harbors acquired industrial services assets, expertise and staff that have served the petroleum and chemical industries for decades. Clean Harbors brings its turnaround ...


    By Clean Harbors

  • The Best Steam Cleaner can make Bathroom Cleaning a Breeze

    The best steam cleaner can be found for a wide range of cleaning applications. While certain units are well-suited to spot-cleaning upholstery, others are a perfect fit for industrial cleaning tasks. Some machines help make the task of gum removal a breeze. Still others help to sanitize surfaces. While these units are often used in different commercial and industrial applications, they are also ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Question of the Month: What are the effects of dry ice blasting on the environment?

    Carbon Dioxide is the primary greenhouse gas emitted from human activity. As such it has been considered one of the biggest causes of global warming. Because of this there is a common misconception that utilizing CO2 in its solid form (dry ice) as a cleaning media will harm the environment. However, this is not the case.   Dry ice blasting uses the same CO2 gas we’re all emitting. It ...

  • Targeted Sustainable Development: 15 Years of Government and Community Intervention on the St. Lawrence River

    From 1988 to 2003, the St. Lawrence Action Plan, a Canada – Quebec cooperation agreement on the St. Lawrence River, helped to mobilize a still-growing number of stakeholders in the conservation and protection of this great river and generated tangible results in a number of areas of intervention. The successes enjoyed in the area of industrial, agricultural and urban clean-up, in protecting plant ...


    By Springer-Verlag GmbH

  • Industrial Equipment Maintenance with High Pressure Washers

    High pressure washers often are the best way to deal with the challenging cleaning needs of the commercial and industrial sectors. Newer versions of these advanced cleaning machines continue to make their appearance with superior technologies and heightened build quality. These machines are continuously researched and updated with newer features to make cleaning industrial equipment easier and ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Advantages of Using an Electric Pressure Washer over Other Models

    A powerful and reliable electric pressure washer can help you manage various types of cleaning tasks effortlessly. They are the first choice of homeowners because they do not emit any fumes or soot, operate with lesser noise as compared to cleaning machines that run on gas and are generally easy to handle. You just have to plug the machine into the nearest electrical source and it would be ready ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

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