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Toxics Use Reduction Institute · Surface Solutions Laboratory
Toxics Use Reduction Institute

Surface Solutions Laboratory

Client Information

Client Number 180 (Coatings Manufacturer)

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Project Number 1

Summary: Using SSL's Simple Solutions database, two lists of products were generated based on client input. The first list contains products that have been evaluated in the lab for lubricants, oils, metal fines and dust from steel, stainless steel, copper titanium and aluminum. The equipment may not be the same as the client requested materials. The second list contains Vendor suggested products. The parameters were entered into the search. Products with higher numbers met more criteria.

Test Objective: To run a search for an aqueous system to replace TCE

Problems with Current Method: uses TCE

Purpose of Cleaning: To prepare parts for IVD

Cleaning Chemicals: Trichloroethylene

Trial Number Date Run Purpose Success Rating
0 05/08/02 Run a search to help our company find an aqueous cleaning system Technology Transfer.