Chapter 15. Theories of Alkaline Cleaners
- John B. Wachtman Jr.
Published Online: 28 MAR 2008
Copyright © 1990 The American Ceramic Society, Inc and The Porcelain Enamel Institute
Proceedings of the 51st Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 11, Issue 5/6
How to Cite
Bernett, T. W. and Krebs, H. W. (2008) Theories of Alkaline Cleaners, in Proceedings of the 51st Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 11, Issue 5/6 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470312964.ch15
- Published Online: 28 MAR 2008
- Published Print: 1 JAN 1990
Print ISBN: 9780470374917
Online ISBN: 9780470312964
The wide variety of soils encountered in preparation of steel for porcelain enameling is discussed. The need for total soil removal is underlined. The importance of a well-balanced, efficient alkaline cleaner is stressed. Theories of component parts of cleaner formulations are discussed.