Detergents

In all commercial and industrial cleaning operations, cleaning chemicals are used extensively and regularly in large amounts. Even with the advent of 'green' cleaning, that is cleaning conducted with chemicals of such a relatively low human and environmental toxicity, there is still an inherent risk...

Water - The universal Solvent? Water is a unique substance, with properties that sets it apart from virtually every other substance. The key property of interest to the science of cleaning is its polarity, which must not be confused with ionic charges normally associated with salts.

Cleaning with pure water is predominantly done by window cleaners in the domestic and commercial cleaning industry, it is also done in the critical and technical cleaning industry, but for now we will look at the use in window cleaning. The underlining principle of the...