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Toxics Use Reduction Institute




Surface Solutions Laboratory

Trial Report



Trial Number 157

(Client Number 153, Project Number 1)

Trial Purpose: Laboratory evaluations of alternative cleaning products

Date Run: 01/24/02

Experiment Procedure:
Cleaning : 5 min. immersion cleaning at 120 F with mechanical agitation by means of air sparger.(Cleaning with D-greeze was carried out at room tempurature).
Rinsing : 1/2 min. manual with water at 120 F.
Drying : 1 min. with heat gun at 500 F.


Abrasive: Silicone - GE Silicones SM 2163 Silicone emultion (112945-52-5)

Paint - Nybco Designer Colors Satin finish 4660 Country Blue, Contains Toluene, Xylene,Acetone

Wax - Stevenson Brothers and Co. Inc. Petroleum Paraffin wax

Trial Results
Except for wax coupons other were dried usin heat gun.
Coupons with wax were air dried.


Success Rating
Lab evaluation based on vendor data.

Conclusion