Did You Know That Cleaning Animal Fats Cause Foaming?

Did you know that fatty materials, such as animal fats and vegetable oils, will react with alkaline cleaning solutions and that this reaction both reduces the potency of the solution and can generate copious and troublesome foams? The process is called SAPONIFICATION. Fats and oils consists of two distinct parts – glycerine and hydrocarbon chains. When treated […]

Did you know that mixing bleach and ammonia could KILL you?

Did you know that mixing bleach and ammonia could kill you? It’s true. Bleach (sodium hypochlorite solution) and ammonia (ammonium hydroxide solution) react chemically to form CHLORAMINES and other irritating and toxic products. There are numerous incompatible chemicals that, if mixed, could cause serious injury or death. Another prime example is concentrated acids and alkalies. When […]