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Toxics Use Reduction Institute




Surface Solutions Laboratory

Trial Report



Trial Number 141

(Client Number 153, Project Number 1)

Trial Purpose: Laboratory evaluations of alternative cleaning products

Date Run: 01/14/02

Experiment Procedure:
Degasifying: 5 min. cleaners were kept in ultrasonic crest at 120 F.
Cleaning:2 min. in ultrasonic crest at 120 F.
Rinsing: 1/2 min, manual, in tap water @ 120 F
Drying: 1 min with heat gun @ 500 F
Contaminant : Latex binder mix-(00146)-linear alky

Trial Results


Success Rating
Lab evaluation based on vendor data.

Conclusion
All cleaners were effective but in some cases % efficincy was obtained above 100 %. This may be due to the fact that coupons the were not clean of the contaminant from the previous runs.