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Luigirobert

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Posted 26 August 2015 - 11:48 PM

Hi everyone, 

 

I have a question, It can be cleaned the conveyor belts (made of Polyprolylene) with isopropyl alcohol? or It prohibited the use of alcohol for cleaning conveyor belts?.

 

The belts are use for transport plastic product that will be in touch with food.

(Food packaging material).

 
thank you and best regards.
 
Roberto.


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Posted 27 August 2015 - 06:52 AM

Hi Roberto,

 

I would be asking the conveyor manufacturer for recommended cleaning methods and chemicals.

 

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Tony



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Posted 27 August 2015 - 11:17 AM

Roberto,

 

I agree with Tony.

 

Depending on the type (strength) of the alcohol, you may cause your belting to harden and fail prematurely.

 

Marshall



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Posted 27 August 2015 - 12:27 PM

I agree with the gentlemen above. Get with the manufacturer and clean according to their recommendations. 

How do you test to ensure the alcohol has done it's job?


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