Zecher Anilox Cleaner

The range of products available for the cleaning of your anilox rollers is varied, and it’s becoming more and more difficult for the user to find the right product for their own needs. We want to provide you with a clearly defined range of cleaning products, geared towards different application possibilities, to make the choice easy. Our “Zecher Anilox Cleaner” is offered in four different variants: Aqua/UV Ink, Gel, In-Line, Washing Machine and it allows a gentle and at the same time efficient cleaning of your anilox rollers.

Zecher Anilox Cleaner

Anilox Cleaner – Aqua/UV Ink

Our “Anilox Cleaner – Aqua/UV Ink” was specially developed for water- and UV-based inks and varnishes on anilox rollers and printing equipment. You can use this water dilutable cleaner for in-line washing systems as well as manual cleaning of your anilox rollers. With the periodical use of “Anilox Cleaner – Aqua/UV Ink” you benefit from an highly economical cleaning process that ensures an optimal volume of the cells of your anilox rollers.

Features

  • Alkaline cleaning liquid
  • Non corrosive
  • Not flammable
  • Biologically degradable

Application

For waterbased inks: We recommend a dilution of 1 part product with 10 parts of water, but that depends on the quantity of ink or varnish remainders.

  • Via in line wahing system: Let the solution circulate in the system for about 30 minutes. Afterwards rinse the circulation system thoroughly with water.
  • For manual use: Appy the solution with a sponge, cloth or brush. Wait for about 30 minutes and then rinse with water.

For UV inks: Use the product manually or in a washing machine without dilution.

Precautions

  • Always refer to the appropriate Material Safety Data Sheet before handling or use.
  • We adivise you to wear chemically resistant gloves and goggles.
  • Avoid long-term contact with non ferrous materials.
  • Always rinse thoroughly with water.

Order your Zecher Anilox Cleaner – Aqua/UV Ink today and you’ll soon benefit from the intensive cleaning effect!

Anilox Cleaner – Gel

Our powerful “Anilox Cleaner – Gel” is biodegradable and can be used for manual cleaning or in combination with an ultrasonic bath. This gel has been specifically formulated for the periodical cleaning of cylinders and rollers for printing. The versatile “Anilox Cleaner – Gel” removes all deposits of ink and varnish on your anilox roller and therefore enables you to continue printing in great quality.

Physical and chemical properties

  • 14.9 pH
  • 1.033 relative density at 20°C
  • completely soluble in water

Application

  • Gel is used undiluted and applied with a cleaning sponge or soft brush.
  • Leave the gel for several minutes to allow the ink and varnish deposits to soften.
  • You can then use a hard brush to assist and speed up the cleaning process.
  • Ensure that the frost does not dry the gel after you’ve applied it.
  • After the cleaning, ensure that all parts or areas cleaned are rinsed with water.

Precautions

  • Always refert to the appropriate Material Safety Data Sheet before handling or use.
  • Please note that the gel can not be used on machines or equipment rollers that contain aluminium or other non ferrous materials.
  • It is recommended that the surfaces to be cleaned or treated should initially be tested with a small amount of the selected chemical in a non-critical area, to determine if any adverse reaction takes place.

Order your Zecher Anilox Cleaner – Gel today and you’ll soon benefit from the intensive cleaning effect!

Zecher Anilox Cleaner

Anilox Cleaner – In-Line

Our waterbased “Anilox Cleaner – In-Line” can be used with an in-line washing system in combination with a heating tank or to clean your anilox rollers manually. It is a concentrated cleaning agent that has been developed for daily or periodical cleaning of surfaces polluted with water- or solvent-based inks. “Anilox Cleaner – In Line” cleans the cells of your anilox roller thoroughly so that you can maintain the high print quality and efficient ink usage you are accustomed to.

Features

  • Alkaline and corrosive liquid
  • Non-flammable
  • Bio-degradable

Application

  • The cleaner can be diluted 1 on 1 with water.
  • Fill the heating tank with the cleaning solution.
  • Heat it up to 55° and circulate the heated solution into the system.
  • Let circulate for at least 2 hours.
  • After the cleaning cycle, rinse the system thoroughly with water to remove all remainders.

Precautions

  • Always refert to the appropriate Material Safety Data Sheet before handling or use.
  • Wear chemical resistant gloves, safety goggles and protective clothing when using our cleaner.
  • Avoid long contact with soft metals.
  • Alsways rinse thoroughly with water.

Order your Zecher Anilox Cleaner – In-Line today and you’ll soon benefit from the intensive cleaning effect!

Anilox Cleaner – Washing Machine

Our water-based “Anilox Cleaner – Washing Machine” is designed for the exclusive use in equipment washing machines. You can use this alkaline cleaner for the periodical cleaning of water- and solvent-based inks on your anilox rollers. It has been specifically formulated for the cleaning needs of rotogravure cylinders and anilox rolls and will therefore lets you benefit from a flawless cleaning result.

Physical and chemical properties

  • pH 14
  • 1.13 relative density at 20°C
  • completely soluble in water

Application

  • Cleaner can be diluted 1:1 with water.
  • Use at a temperature between 45°C-60°C.

Precautions

  • Always refert to the appropriate Material Safety Data Sheet before handling or use.
  • Please note that the gel can not be used on machines or equipment rollers that contain aluminium or other non ferrous materials.
  • Always wear chemical proof gloves, goggles and protective clothing.

Order your Zecher Anilox Cleaner – Washing Machine today and you’ll soon benefit from the intensive cleaning effect!