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Toxics Use Reduction Institute




Surface Solutions Laboratory

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Client Number 41 (Cabinet Manufacturer)


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Project Number 1



Summary: Aqueous, semi-aqueous and solvents were compared. Several proved effective. Costs and health factors were sent to client.

Test Objective: To be able to clean the product with non-hazardous materials

Purpose of Cleaning: Finished product to customer must be clean

Cleaning Chemicals: Acetone

Trial Number Date Run Purpose Success Rating
0 08/08/97 To clean supplied parts with two cleaners Preliminary compatibility tests on substrate coupons encouraging for at least one cleaning chemistry. More in-depth laboratory testing necessary. 
1 08/11/97 Acetone baseline to compare alternatives Results successful using TACT (time, agitation, concentration, and temperature, as well as rinsing and drying) and/or other cleaning chemistries examined. 
2 03/23/98 Additional cleaners to remove adhesive Results successful using TACT (time, agitation, concentration, and temperature, as well as rinsing and drying) and/or other cleaning chemistries examined. 
3 03/23/98 Determine the compatibility and efficiencies Results successful using TACT (time, agitation, concentration, and temperature, as well as rinsing and drying) and/or other cleaning chemistries examined.