Industrial Cleaning/Waste Removal

Heavy Duty Vacuum Disintegrates Concerns in Abrasive Blasting

Replacing manual removal of steel shot with vacuuming to handle ergonomic concern reduces unscheduled downtime by 80 percent, manpower by more than 50 percent and provides more efficient maintenance of cleaner environment.
Industrial Cleaning/Waste Removal: Articles

Fine Filtration: The Missing Link to Tool Manufacturing

Jongen installed advanced fine filtration systems from Vomat that provide temperature-controlled clean oil for insert production and tool cutting.


Even though a machine tool spindle is a high-precision machine component, more often than not it is handled carelessly, forced to perform well beyond design limitations, or otherwise abused to the breaking point. Ed Zitney of SKF Machine Tool Services shows how proper care and maintenance can make all the difference in both its operation and longevity in service.


A Challenging Mix of Oil and Glycol: Tubular membranes handle extremely difficult oily wastewater at this Metaldyne die casting plant.


Industrial Cleaning/Waste Removal: Industry News

Vollrath Acquires CDF Industries

This deal expands their footprint in spray and ultrasonic cleaning for general industrial, machining and stamping, electronics, automotive, aerospace and other applications.

Regulatory Changes in Aerospace Solvents

A KYZEN seminar explains the regulatory changes that are effecting the industry and solvent-based materials that are available to meet environmental needs.

Eriez Celebrates Milestone

They have been in the separation, material handling and inspection equipment business for 75 years.


Industrial Cleaning/Waste Removal: Products

A Clean Slate

Because both soils and metals change during metal finishing, industrial metal cleaning demands reliability that a surface is free of lubricants, oils and other imperfections so it is clean enough for further operations. Here are some new cleaners that help shops meet that demand.

Quickly Restore Stainless Steel and Other Metalworking Surfaces

The ReStore Kit from Madison Chemical quickly restores stainless steel surfaces, including those marked up during equipment installation and repair. Users can clean, etch, remove surface oxides, and prepare a wide variety of metal surfaces.

Green and Clean VOC-Free Solvent

New Metalnox solvent blends from KYZEN consistently deliver desirable cleaning performance on a wide range of soils, including oils, greases, waxes and other fluids.