Is Alconox hazardous?

Is Alconox hazardous?

Sodium Alkylbenzene Sulfonate: Causes skin irritation. Serious eye damage/irritation: Sodium Alkylbenzene Sulfonate: Causes serious eye damage. Tetrasodium Pyrophosphate: Risk of serious damage to eyes.

What chemicals are in Alconox?

ALCONOX consists primarily of a homogeneous blend of sodium linear alkylaryl sulfonate, alcohol sulfate, phosphates, carbonates. ALCONOX is anionic in nature. To quantify trace levels of Alconox for cleaning validation purposes, use conductivity, UV, TOC, HPLC, or phosphorus detection.

What is Alconox used for?

Alconox®: Precision cleaner is a powder detergent used for manual and ultrasonic medical device cleaning and medical device validation. Citrajet®: Low foaming mild acid cleaner for metal oxides/ particulates is safe to use on aluminum parts and may be used in machine washers for medical device cleaning and validation.

What is Alconox soap?

Alconox quantity. Concentrated, anionic detergent for manual and ultrasonic cleaning. Free rinsing to give you reliable results without interfering residues. Ideal for cleaning contaminants from glassware, metals, plastics, ceramic, porcelain, rubber and fiberglass.

Does Alconox contain phosphate?

Alconox Inc. has an array of excellent, completely phosphate-free detergents for use in environmental testing and similar labs. For manual cleaning of sampling equipment and the like, Liquinox® Critical Cleaning Liquid Detergent is an excellent emulsifier.

What is the pH of Alconox?

9.5
A 1% solution of Alconox has a pH of 9.5. This is a mild alkaline solution suitable for general purpose cleaning of a wide range of organic and inorganic residues. The pH of a 1% Alconox solution and other technical information can be found on an Alconox technical bulletin and Material Data Safety Sheet (alconox msds).

Is Alconox a disinfectant?

Alconox Inc. does not have disinfectant claims on any detergents, including the Tergazyme® Enzyme Active Powdered Detergent. However, any thorough cleaning and rinse with a well-built aqueous detergent (like all Alconox Inc. detergents) will leave the surface in a minimal (if not zero) bioburden state.

Is Alconox a detergent?

Alconox® Powdered Precision Cleaner is a manual and immersion cleaning detergent concentrate. Those residues cleaned by emulsifying and dispersing done by the anionic surfactant and phosphates will be cleaned similarly by either product.

Is alconox phosphate free?

Alconox Inc. has an array of excellent, completely phosphate-free detergents for use in environmental testing and similar labs. For manual cleaning of sampling equipment and the like, Liquinox® Critical Cleaning Liquid Detergent is an excellent emulsifier. To request an Alconox Inc.

Is Liquinox a disinfectant?

This is true for all other concentrated detergents we manufacture. The detergent concentrate will not allow for microbial growth, but is not in and of itself a disinfectant of any type. The is true for our other biodegradable, free-rinsing, drain-safe, aqueous detergents.

Is alconox alkaline?

Alconox® is a mild alkaline detergent that contains sodium carbonates (washing soda) and related compounds. Alconox® has an alkaline pH of typically 9.5.

Can you mix bleach and Alconox?

Some Alconox Inc. critical cleaners can be mixed with bleach (hypochlorite) for enhanced disinfection, bleaching or oxidizing properties, including: Alconox® Powdered Precision Cleaner.