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Toxics Use Reduction Institute




Surface Solutions Laboratory

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Metal Working (Metal)



Client Number Project Number In Progress Implementation Tech Transfer Analysis Test Objective
101 1 To eliminate use of degreaser (TCE)
102 1 Clean crevices
109 1 To optimize our cleaning process. To develop a quantifiable method fro measuring part & bath cleanliness
122 1 Test material for cleanliness before and after our process.
134 1 Looking for a list of cleaners that can be used to remove machining fluid and metal chips from steel parts.
163 1 Evaluate alternative cleaning chemistry.
261 1 To replace TCE for cleaning lubricants from stamped parts. Investigating nPB but need more technical assistance.
262 1 To find an alternative to TCE for removing buffing compounds from brass parts.
263 1 To identify an alternative to TCE for removing buffing compound and oils from brass, copper and steel parts.
264 1 To replace TCE for cleaning buffing compound from brass and steel.
265 1 To identify an alternative to TCE for cleaning brass buckles.
266 1 To replace TCE for cleaning buffing compound from brass buckles and knobs.
267 1 To replace TCE for cleaning buffing compound from brass buckles.
268 1 To identify an alternative to TCE for removing buffing compound from brass and pewter.
270 1 Replace TCE for removing oil from steel, stainless steel and brass parts.
271 1 To determine if current cleaner is best alternative for removing buffing compound using ultrasonic energy.
332 1 Pretreat "red" metals with "green" chemistry so they can be powder coated with clear protective and last 10 years out doors
406 1 To find alternative degreasing agent.