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Toxics Use Reduction Institute




Surface Solutions Laboratory

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Client Number 116 (Cleaning Equipment Mfr)


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Project Number 1



Summary: Upon initial analysis of parts cleaned at client facility, inconclusive results were obtained. System will be evaluated in lab.

Test Objective: To evaluate cleaning capabilities of new ultrasonic cleaning system

Purpose of Cleaning: Want lab to verify cleaning capabilities of new ultrasonic system

Cleaning Chemicals: Water

Trial Number Date Run Purpose Success Rating
0 11/10/99 To evaluate cleaning efficiency of new system which uses no chemistries. A cleanliness study, addressing only various analytical techniques. 
1 11/23/99 To evaluate standard ultrasonic cleaning system and water for cleaning oil from steel. A follow up test, usually based on company input. 


Project Number 2



Summary: System was evaluated in the lab. Results showed the ultrasonic cleaning with water was the same for the new equipment and old equipment. The use of a pressure spray rinse was found to be beneficial to the cleaning process.

Test Objective: In house evaluation of ultrasonic cleaning system

Purpose of Cleaning: To evaluate effectiveness of water only parts cleaning.

Cleaning Chemicals: N/A

Trial Number Date Run Purpose Success Rating
0 04/03/02 1st contaminant cleaning Results successful using TACT (time, agitation, concentration, and temperature, as well as rinsing and drying) and/or other cleaning chemistries examined. 
1 04/04/02 2nd contaminant cleaning A follow up test, usually based on company input. 
2 04/09/02 3rd contaminant cleaning A follow up test, usually based on company input. 
3 04/09/02 4th contaminant cleaning A follow up test, usually based on company input. 
4 04/09/02 5th contaminant cleaning A follow up test, usually based on company input. 
5 04/11/02 6th contaminant cleaning A follow up test, usually based on company input. 
6 04/11/02 7th contaminant cleaning A follow up test, usually based on company input. 
7 04/12/02 Follow up evaluation of spray rinse. A follow up test, usually based on company input.