Disinfecting surfaces to kill traces of microbes and disease is a critical concern right now. A common misconception is that simply disinfecting a surface is enough to sanitize it. This is not the case, cleaning and disinfecting are both important parts of a thorough sanitizing process. Why do both? Surfaces must be properly cleaned prior… Continue Reading The Importance of Cleaning Before Disinfecting
2020 marks the start of a new year and a new decade. The start of a new year also provides an opportunity to reflect on what was learned over the past year. At IPC, we’re thrilled to see how the popularity of our blog has grown exponentially over the past year. Some of you liked… Continue Reading A Look Back: IPC’s Top 5 Blog Posts of 2019
Regulated industries use ultrasonic cleaning for pharmaceutical equipment, medical devices, surgical equipment, labware, optical instruments, and dental equipment because it is highly effective at removing soil and debris before sterilization, especially on intricate or hard-to-reach parts. A detergent must be used in conjunction with ultrasonic cleaning in order to effectively remove most soils. A multipurpose… Continue Reading Selecting the Right Ultrasonic Cleaning Detergent for Regulated Industries
Rubber assembly can be scary! So many parts…all different shapes and sizes. Trying to insert them into proper position without twisting or tearing can be quite a challenge. Don’t be tricked, treat yourself to P-80® Temporary Rubber Assembly Lubricants and slide parts easily into place. Rubber is naturally slip-resistant making it difficult to install, remove… Continue Reading Don’t Get Spooked By Rubber Assembly! Treat Yourself to P-80® Lubricants!
Do you know how economical it is to purchase IPC’s lubricants and cleaners in bulk? Depending on the product, you can save as much as 60% off list price when you switch to a 20-liter pail. Savings may also be realized in reductions in product cost, packaging cost, and shipping cost. Many of International Products… Continue Reading Save Up to 60% by Switching to 20-Liter Pails
Rubber can be difficult to install, remove or manipulate. It’s not unusual for rubber parts to slip or break during assembly or not fit into place: an O-ring may get twisted, a heater hose may not fully insert, or a gap can appear in a waterproof seal. Improper assembly can lead to a multitude of… Continue Reading 5 Step Guide to Choosing The Right Assembly Lubricant
Motorcycles and power sports vehicles are full of rubber parts. Assembling these parts can be an arduous task. If you have ever struggled with installing bushings, hoses, engine oil seals, handle grips or footrests, you know firsthand just how difficult it can be to install these rubber parts. Rubber is naturally slip resistant,… Continue Reading Vroom…Motorcycle Assembly Just Got Easier
Remember the last time you had to install an O-ring? Maybe you were assembling new equipment or repairing a pump. Regardless of the type of equipment involved, unless you used an O-ring lubricant chances are you may have struggled with the installation.Common O-ring installation problems include tearing, twisting, turning, pinching and overstretching. Incorrectly installed O-rings… Continue Reading 5 Reasons Why P-80 Is the Best O-Ring Lubricant
International Products Corporation And The US Department Of Commerce Strategize For International Sales Growth
International Products Corporation (IPC) helps businesses worldwide ease assembly operations and keep facilities and equipment clean. Who is IPC? IPC is a specialty chemical company that manufactures safe, water-based, temporary rubber assembly lubricants and precision cleaners. P-80® temporary rubber assembly lubricants are designed to decrease the installation force needed to assemble rubber parts, improving worker… Continue Reading International Products Corporation And The US Department Of Commerce Strategize For International Sales Growth
Have You Ever Struggled With Rubber Assembly? How many times have you pushed a rubber hose onto a fitting only to find it wouldn’t slide into place because the fit was just too tight? Or, how about all of those seals and O-rings that twisted or tore because it took so much force to seat… Continue Reading Do You Need P-80® Temporary Rubber Assembly Lubricants?