Autotype CPS Stencil Remover Concentrate 1:20/30 is used to reclaim stencil making systems, and is especially good at reclaiming water resistant emulsions and capillary films. More specifically, this product is a concentrated solution that is to be diluted with water. Stencil remover concentrates reduce the amount of packaging used, lessen the overall carbon footprint of the end user as less product needs to be delivered, and result in a more sustainable cleaning process. 1 LT of concentrate makes up to 31 LT of finished product.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR HANDLING & USE:
Recommended PPE for CPS Products includes safety glasses (or goggles when handling larger quantities) and gloves. CPS endorses best industry practice that operators should wear appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) when handling all chemical products, including Autotype CPS Stencil Remover Concentrate 1:20/30, even those classified as 'non-hazardous’. CPS endorses best industry practice and manual handling of 20, 25 and 210 liter containers should be risk assessed and suitable controls put in place. Use of mechanical handling equipment may be necessary.
Stencil Remover Preparation:
Dilute 1 part stencil remover concentrate 1:20/30 with 20-30 parts water before use. The product makes approximately 5-8 gallons of reclaiming solution. Stencil Remover Drum Concentrate 1:50 is mixed in larger quantities. For high volume operations, mix a 1-gallon container into 50 gallons of water for a drum of ready-to-use product.
Autotype CPS Stencil Remover Concentrate 1:20/30 is used to remove water resistant emulsions. This product is best for use in automatic cleaning machines and for manual cleaning of screens with a brush.
Step One: Apply diluted stencil remover to the screen with a brush pump or a standard brush.
Step Two: Let solution sit on the screen for two minutes. Emulsion should begin to break down on the screen.
Step Three: With medium pressure water rinse the screen.
Step Four: With high pressure water spray out the screen to remove any remaining emulsion and solution.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR STORAGE
Under the recommended storage conditions, the optimum shelf life of Autotype CPS Stencil Remover Concentrate 1:20/30 is 2 years at storage temperature of 40-70 degrees Fahrenheit or 5-20 degrees Celsius. Do not freeze.
Extending the Life of Your Stencil Remover Concentrate 1:20/30
Disposal of Your Stencil Remover Concentrate 1:20/30
The emission of large quantities into the foul waste system should be avoided and you are advised to consent conditions and local regulations.
Small quantities of Autotype CPS Stencil Remover Concentrate 1:20/30 from the washing process are permitted to enter the foul waste system, however it is recommended that you consult your consent limits and local regulations.
Waste product that has expired beyond its shelf life should be disposed via an authorized chemical waste handling company.