Whether your medical device is disposable, implantable, or reusable, it must be cleaned before use. Cleaning medical equipment is a crucial step in a successful disinfecting procedure. IPC offers a full line of precision cleaners, each with unique characteristics, that can provide you with the required level of cleanliness prior to disinfecting. IPC’s cleaners offer… Continue Reading Helping You Choose the Right Solution for Medical Device Cleaning and Medical Instrument Cleaning
Disinfectants and other sanitizing agents cannot adequately sanitize a surface with leftover food residue on it. These contaminants can harbor harmful germs and bacteria. Cleaning removes traces of dirt, debris, and dust and primes surfaces and equipment for disinfection. Simply put, cleaning is just as important as disinfecting, and that’s why selecting an appropriate cleaner… Continue Reading Why Food Manufacturers Trust IPC’s Cleaners
Micro Green Clean: A Greener Cleaner Choice Conventional non-green consumer and commercial cleaning products are potentially hazardous, carrying the risks of long-term illness due to over-exposure, asthma, chemical burns, irritation, or accidental ingestion by a person or pet. As the demand for effective cleaning products grows, manufacturers seek to develop effective formulations that contain more… Continue Reading Micro Green Clean: A Greener Cleaner Choice
New year, more solutions! DuBois Chemicals acquired International Products Corporation (IPC) in July 2021. DuBois’ European operations in the Netherlands began managing the supply of IPC products and services for Europe in February 2022. IPC’s line of specialty chemical products, including cleaners and assembly lubricants, allows DuBois to expand their chemistry and process knowledge capabilities… Continue Reading IPC is DuBois – European Market
P-80® Lubricants possess the unique property of being temporary rubber assembly lubricants. After assembly, the water dries, and the part is left securely in place. Due to the lubricating oils in our lubricants, a tiny amount of residue may remain on the parts. Sometimes, the question of how these residues may impact automotive fuels is… Continue Reading Gas & Diesel ASTM
What is a Surfactant? Surfactants are a primary component of cleaning detergents. The word surfactant means surface active agent. As the name implies, surfactants stir up activity on the surface you are cleaning to help trap dirt and remove it from the surface. Surfactants have a hydrophobic (water-hating) tail and a hydrophilic (water-loving) head. The… Continue Reading An Easy Guide to Understanding How Surfactants Work
Bushing pressing is a tough job. It takes a lot of force to get the insert seated correctly. In addition, the lubricant cannot be so strong that it slips back out. Our P-80®line of water-based temporary rubber assembly lubricants makes bushing pressing easy. Our P-80 lubricants are available in six unique water-based formulas that provide… Continue Reading P-80 for Bushing Pressing
If you work in a regulated industry, you already know, there’s more than one way to validate a cleaning process. But which one is best for your process? The Bulk Pharmaceutical Chemicals and the Biotechnology Inspection Guide has established the expectation that cleaning procedures be validated—meaning that scientific data must show that the systems work… Continue Reading Need to Validate Your Cleaning Procedures? We Can Help!
Let’s face it: when you’re talking about beer, you’re talking about taste. Which is why it’s imperative—to ensure a quality, delicious beer every time—to prevent contamination of the tanks and brewing equipment. And cleaning hops resin off of stainless steel can be tough, because resin is sticky and not water-soluble. Seeing the need for something… Continue Reading Micro® Green Clean: Perfect for Cleaning Applications in the Brewery Industry
As this difficult year comes to an end, we are optimistic for a healthier 2021. We hope that you are able to find some joy during this quiet 2020 holiday season. We wish you peace and good health now and in the new year, and thank you for your support and continued business. From… Continue Reading Happy Holidays & Happy New Year!