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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Replacing Solvent with Aqueous Detergent at a Small Metal Fabricator

Title:
Replacing Solvent with Aqueous Detergent at a Small Metal Fabricator

Abstract:
ISTC's technical assistance program engineers successfully facilitated the adoption of an alternative aqueous (water-based) detergent parts cleaning system, which replaced the use of solvent parts clearing at a small, rural metal fabricating shop. The detergent is safer for employees; less harmful to the environment; and saves the company money. Employees like the new process because it's simple and cleans the parts better.

URL:
http://hdl.handle.net/2142/88816

Source:
Illinois Sustainable Technology Center via IDEALS

Resource Type:
Case study/success story

Date of Publication:
2015

Associated Sectors:

  P2Rx

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