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Aluminum Brightener – First Aid

First Aid For Aluminum Brightener Burns Almost all Aluminum Brightener contain a percentage of Hydrofluoric Acid. (CAS 7664-39-3). This acid is ranked as the compounds most hazardous to human health in any highly concentrated form. The danger of an Aluminum … Continue reading

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Is Hydrofluoric Acid Safe?

Is Hydrofluoric Acid Safe? Hardly a week goes by that someone does not make some kind of sweeping statement to me about Hydrofluoric Acid. The statements all have two things in common: 1.) They are very general; 2.) They are … Continue reading

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Are You Paying for Water?

When I was a kid and Muscle Cars were the only thing cool on wheels, there was no such thing as “overpowered.” If you could burn 10,000 miles of rubber off your tires in one start, MORE POWER TO YOU! … Continue reading

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The “Satin Shine”

Years ago we used to blend Aluminum Brightener for other companies. Some times it went through up to three middle-men before it got to the seller’s showroom floor. By then the price was ridiculously high, and unfortunately, the quality wasn’t … Continue reading

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Omega Chemical’s Citrus Brighteners

Omega Chemical developed its first Citrus brightener almost 25 years ago. We were so far ahead of the curve on these products that we didn’t even know enough to put “Citrus” in the name. Nevertheless, our “Safe-T-Brite” was a TRUE … Continue reading

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A Mobilewash Operator Shares his Results

Yesterday I made about $2800 – 300 dollars in wages and about 60.00 in chemical and this account is now going to 2 times a month. Also the truck manager at this company is good friends with the manager next … Continue reading

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Aluminum Brightener — The Science

It really does come down to understanding two things: the nature of the enemy, and how to hunt it down & kill it. The enemy is principally oxidation, & the weapon is the right chemical bond so that the film can be removed chemically and not in hand-to-hand combat with a brush as your weapon. Continue reading

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Understanding Aluminum Brightener

Cleaning aluminum is a different endeavor from the cleaning of any other surface. The reason for this is that aluminum never gets “dirty” in the traditional sense. Aluminum is susceptible to another kind of process: OXIDATION. Oxidation on aluminum is … Continue reading

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