Purchase A CRC SmartWasher® Today The CRC SmartWasher® is available in versions tested and approved for use in most countries throughout the world. The SmartWasher carries the "CE Mark" seal of approval and meets national electrical requirements. Available models operate on 240VAC, 50/60Hz or 110VAC, 50/60Hz power and are delivered [...]
The Time Bomb on Your Shop Floor The traditional solvent parts washer-- a fixture in most plants-- presents often unrecognized legal liability, health and environmental risks that would terrify most plant managers. New technology offers a way to defuse the threat. By Francis Marks, President, ChemFree Corporation, Norcross, Georgia For generations you could find the solvent [...]
AQMD Restricts High Polluting Cleaning Solvents Los Angeles Times Saturday, September 14, 1996, METRO, PART B, PAGE 1 used with permission from LATIMES AQMD Restricts High-Polluting Cleaning Solvents By Marla Cone TIMES ENVIRONMENTAL WRITER Breaking its three-year impasse in enacting major rules to fight smog, the region's air quality board ordered about 32,000 Southern California businesses [...]
Link between solvent-based parts washers and damage to the nervous system Synopsis of article published in The Lancet April 26, 1997 Occupational Medicine section: Solvents and Neurotoxicity By R. F. White & S. P. Proctor Summary: Close to ten million Americans are exposed to solvents on a daily basis, many of that number through solvent-based parts [...]
Important Information regarding California Law Changes The California Air Quality Districts are rapidly adopting and implementing air quality regulations for the purpose of limiting the emissions of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) from organic solvent cleaning and from the disposal of solvents and waste solvent materials. Solvents are defined as any liquid containing a volatile organic compound [...]
Hydrocarbon Solvents Prohibited Effective July 1, 2004 Important Notice For Facilities Using Solvents for Surface Cleaning Hydrocarbon Solvents Prohibited Effective July 1, 2004 State law requires the Ventura County Air Pollution Control District to implement “every feasible measure” in its efforts to attain the air quality standard for ozone. The California Air Resources Board and the [...]
University of Illinois at Chicago Environmental Health and Safety SmartWasher Evaluation On June 29th 2011, The University of Illinois at Chicago Environmental Health and Safety Office representatives evaluated the ChemFree SmartWasher “Ozzy Mats”for total volatile organic compounds ( TVOC ) concentrations.
El-Cajon AAMCO Testimonial At our shop we changed our parts cleaning equipment a few years ago. First went from the well known solvent tank to the System One Machine in an attempt to save in operation costs and to comply with the California regulations.