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degrease

[dē′grēs]
(chemical engineering)
To remove grease from wool with chemicals.
To remove grease from hides or skins in tanning by tumbling them in solvents.
(metallurgy)
To remove grease, oil, or fatty material from a metal surface with fumes from a hot solvent.
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With more and more companies preferring to use environmentally friendly degreasers instead of conventional hydrocarbon based products, BCI Chemical Corporation is expected to emerge as one of the leading companies that provide effective, environmentally friendly removal of oil and grease from a wide range of components across various industries in the Asia Pacific region," Aarthi added.
The line offers four product options: Cleaner + Polish, Cleaner + Protectant, Cleaner + Degreaser, and Cleaner + Degreaser concentrate.
About Evolve Recently awarded the first Green Seal(TM) GS-51 certification for commercial laundry products, Evolve is the only all natural, zero-toxicity green cleaning technology capable of outperforming petrochemical based cleaners, detergents, degreasers, deodorizers, and disinfectants.
With the subsequent launch of its Adi E-KLEEN biodegradable degreaser, the company has also demonstrated its capability in providing an efficient degreasing agent that is capable of cleaning light to heavy oil contamination on metal surfaces.
The company received technical assistance from The Dow Chemical Co, Midland, MI, the leading producer of chlorinated solvents, and Serec Corp, Providence, RI, a developer of Airless brand vapor degreasers.
The solution is as powerful as corrosive degreasers and will help kitchen staff degrease areas without the need for cumbersome personal protective equipment.
Annual draining and cleaning operation: - 13 separators hydrocarbons (lamellar or particulate) from 25 to 300 l / s; - 4 degreasers / oil separators; - 450 drains; - Treatment and disposal of the resulting waste; - Other current or urgent interventions maintenance.
innovators of Evolve, the first all natural commercial cleaning and laundry technology capable of outperforming petroleum based cleaners, detergents, degreasers, and disinfectants announced Thursday that it has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Saudi-based Al Daa'ma Corporation.
The products include floor coatings, floor maintainers, all purpose cleaners, degreasers, neutralizers and washroom cleaners.
More efficient power plants and strict controls on pollution sources such as degreasers has also helped, he said.
A Battelle Institute study, of an EVD, commissioned by the US EPA (the Durr Ecoclean Model 83-S degreaser) demonstrated that enclosed vapor degreasers reduce air emissions by 99% when compared with air emissions from typical open-top vapor degreasers.
Barnes Distribution has made it even easier to be green, expanding its Eco-Friendly Greener Catalog for 2010 to now include new soy based cleaners and degreasers.