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Toxics Use Reduction Institute




Surface Solutions Laboratory

Trial Report



Trial Number 445

(Client Number 153, Project Number 1)

Trial Purpose: removing preinco #47 lube of the surface of aluminum using non-toxic cleaners.

Date Run: 05/21/08

Experiment Procedure:
products were based on the compatibility of substrate and removal of foreign substance. Used 5% concentration and heated the samples at 135F. The coupons were immersed in a product for 5 minutes, rinsed for 30 seconds in tap water at 120F and dried in 30

Trial Results
Cleaner             Initial wt   Final wt     % Removed
Nab 9000
                    0.4618       0.0618          86.62
                    0.4430       0.0406          90.84
                    0.4999       0.0343          93.14
ozzy juice sw1
                    0.5511       0.0294          94.67
                    0.3082       0.0352          88.58
                    0.3728       0.0329          91.17
valtron sp2275
                    0.3376       0.0066          98.05
                    0.4096       0.0080          98.05
                    0.4900       0.0169          96.55
sea wash blue
                    0.6640       0.0084          98.73
                    0.7212       0.0062          99.14
                    0.5934       0.0049          99.17
ozzy juice sw3
                    0.3304       0.0025          99.24
                    0.4652       0.0025          99.46
                    0.4105      -0.0006         100.15
california parts washer
                    0.7186       0.0409          94.31
                    0.4873       0.0223          95.42
                    0.4227       0.0208          95.08


Success Rating
Lab evaluation based on vendor data.

Conclusion
All products tested passed our approval removal rate of 85% and higher.