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Toxics Use Reduction Institute




Surface Solutions Laboratory

Trial Report



Trial Number 8

(Client Number 153, Project Number 1)

Trial Purpose: Laboratory evaluations of alternative cleaning products

Date Run: 07/14/99

Experiment Procedure:
One product was diluted to 5% and heated to 130 F. Copper coupons were coated with a buffing compound, Quaker Slush Coating and a Steel Blue ink (67-63-0, 123-86-4, 71-36-3, 7004-70-0)

Trial Results
Two % does not adequately remove contaminant.  Buffing compound scratched the surface of soft metals, causing the removal of some metal.


Success Rating
Lab evaluation based on vendor data.

Conclusion
No success on any of the contaminants