ScaleAwayTM - The NEW Bio-Degradable Eco Friendly Industrial Descalers

ScaleAwayTM Descalers
The Most Effective Way To Improve The Heat Transfer Efficiency Of Your Factory

Limescale Management
with
ScaleAwayTM

Applications
   Plastic Moulding Industry
   Rubber Industry
   Heat Exchangers & Oil Coolers
   Cooling Tower Services
   Water Boilers & Furnaces
   Water Chillers & Air Conditioners
   Compressors & Vacuum Pumps
   Marine Descaler for Boat Motors
   Electrical Water Geysers
   Tankless Water Heaters

Preventative Maintenance Service
   Servicing of Heat Transfer Equipment
   Monthly Water Treatment Service
   Complete Plant Rehabilitation

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   Descaling Pump Carts
   Chemical Dosing System
   Ion-Exchange Water Softening Units
   Cooling Water Filtration

Types of Water Scale
   Calcium Carbonate Scale
   Calcium Sulphate Scale
   Silica Scale

Tech Zone
   Limescale Build-up
   Fouling of Equipment
   Limescale Removal
   Photo Gallery

Tech Terms
   Descaling Agents
   What is Passivation
   Corrosion Inhibitors
   Chelation

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   Mission & Objectives
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Descaling Calcium Carbonate

A descaling agent or chemical descaler is a chemical substance used to remove limescale from metal surfaces in contact with hot water, such as in boilers, water heaters, kettles and heat exchangers.

Descaling agents are typically acidic compounds such as ScaleAwaySFATM and ScaleAway21/12TM that react with the alkaline carbonate compounds present in the scale, producing carbon dioxide gas and a soluble salt.

ScaleAwayTM descalers
ScaleAway21/12TM and ScaleAwaySFATM are used as acidic cleaning agents, sometimes pure or as a component of proprietary mixtures, typically for metals and ceramics. They are frequently used for removing rust and limescale, replacing the more volatile and irritating hydrochloric acid, which is highly corrosive on heat transfer equipment and very toxic and dangerous for your staff to handle.

When compared to most of the common strong mineral acids, ScaleAway21/12 and ScaleAwaySFATM have desirable water descaling properties, low volatility, low toxicity and are water soluble solid forming soluble calcium and iron-III salts. These products also find applications in the industrial cleaning of dairy and brew-house equipment. They are considered less corrosive than hydrochloric acid due to their lower pKa.

ScaleAway21/12TM and ScaleAwaySFATM are strong inorganic acids that are used in many industrial processes. The application often determines the required product quality.

Because your water system contains the life blood of your production plant, descaling should be included in your preventative maintenance programme for the following crucial reasons:

  1. It improves Plant Efficiency
  2. Lowers Cost
  3. Conserves Energy
  4. Decreases Down-Time
  5. Extends the Usable Life of Cleaned Equipment
Contact us TODAY to take advantage of our scheduled preventative maintenance services, or to purchase one of our descaling products.

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