40-S Cleaning & Deburring Compound
40-S is an economic cleaning and de-burring compound for ferrous and most nonferrous metals with added rust inhibitor. It is recommended for removing petroleum oils, natural animal fats and vegetable fats found in many buffing and lubricating compounds. This product has excellent detergent and dispersion properties.
|Appearance:||Greenish Yellow Liquid|
|pH @ 1% Solution:||11.8|
|Foaming Action:||Controlled (1/4")|
|Solubility in Water:||Excellent|
|Metal Safety:||Ferrous and Nonferrous Metals|
Refer to our Material Safety Data Sheet for additional information.
Usage and Dilution Instructions
For Rotary barrel and vibratory finishing operations use 1/2 to 1 ounce per gallon of water. Recommended Flow rates for vibratory finishing operations are 2 gallons of water per cubic foot of mass per hour. This product contains sodium nitrite to help prevent corrosion of ferrous metals between interim process operations.
Handling & Storage
This product does not pose any fire hazards. Use good industrial hygiene practices such as wearing chemical safety goggles, rubber gloves, and an impermeable apron as necessary to prevent personal contact. If eye contact occurs, flush with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes and consult a physician. In case of skin contact, wash with soap and water, removing contaminated clothing and shoes. Keep the container tightly closed when not in use. Store product in the original container between 45° and 85°F. When stored as above, shelf life is a minimum of 2 years.
Progress Chemical guarantees its products will perform to your satisfaction when used in accordance to our recommendations. We back this guarantee with over 65 years experience. Our company has been certified to ISO 9001-2015 Quality Standards.