Product Application
METACLEANMS Netural detergent cleaner ideal for off-plant pre-cleaning of all metals prior to pickling and electroplating. Extremely effective for impacted polishing residues. Will replace solvent cleaning and can be used with ultrasonic equipment. Useful for inter-stage cleaning and general engineering use.
METACLEAN CAC This is low temperature cleaner for both ferrous / non ferrous substrates. First stage Cleaner Prior to pickling and soak cleaning etc. Effectively takes initial load of soil/oil from Component.
METACLEAN AC-40 This is low cost equivalent of Metaclean ACT. A general purpose cleaner for both ferrous / Non-Ferrous substrates. Mostly used by soak application.

Soak Cleaners

Product Application
METACLEAN 105 High efficiency cleaner for ferrous and non-ferrous metals. Will remove oils, fats, greases and other soils. Rapid penetrating action and long life. Is less alkaline than Metaclean ACT and may be prepared where substantial quantity of brass is being treated.
METACLEAN ACT For rack and barrel. Low concentration, long life. Effective for removal of large volumes of mineral oils, tenacious lanolin greases and soils from ferrous metals. May also be used for copper and brass. Can be used for second stage electrolytic cleaning.
METACLEAN ZX Mid general purpose cleaner for all metals including steel, brass, zinc and aluminium. Can be used to float off large quantities of oil. May also be used as a cathodic cleaner.
METACLEAN FX Mild cleaner for ferrous metals. Will remove oil and tarnish. Can also be used as a cathodic cleaner.
ALL CLEAN 2010 For effective removal of heavy heat treatment scales, to remove soils / oils from steel and Other Substrates, Soak cleaning recommended.
METACLEAN OX Metaclean OX is for descaling cum degreasing cleaner for removal of tenacious heat Treatment scales from steel as well as stainless steel. Suitable for case hardened and Carburized steel.
UNICLEAN® 100 series a wide range of liquid and powder soak cleaner products tailored to the many varied substrates, soils and applications seen in the surface finishing industry
TRI-MAX® LSC family liquid products combined with Tri-Max® Base LC-B for automated process control
CHEMPROCLEAN a concentrated detergent product to mix with builders for cleaning steel substrates
SURFOLIN SK 40 Heavy duty alkaline soak cleaner for ferrous and nonferrous metals.
SURFOLIN U 25 High efficiency cleaner suitable for ferrous and nonferrous metals including zinc base die casting. Designed for use as soak and electrolytic cleaner.
SURFOLIN EC 54 A versatile liquid soak cleaner used along with sodium hydroxide for efficient soak cleaning of steel. Can replace solvent cleaning.
SURFOLIN POWERPACK Increases the efficiency of any cleaning bath to a considerable extent. Can be added to any alkaline soak cleaner.
SURFOLIN SK 100 The cleaner has long service life with very good cleaning effect. It removes grease, soil, weak scale layers and leaves the surface active and bright.


Product Application
METACLEAN AX High current density anodic cleaner for steel. Has excellent smut removal properties and emulsifies animal and vegetable oils and greases. Can also be used as a second stage cleaner for cyanide free lines.
METACLEAN 104 Heavy duty hot anodic cleaner for steel. Will remove mineral oils and greases. Can be used as a soak cleaner for leaded brass and castings.
UNICLEAN® 200 series A wide range of liquid and powder electrocleaner products tailored to the many varied substrates, soils, smuts, oxides, scales and applications seen in the surface finishing industry
TRI-MAX® LEC family liquid products combined with Tri-Max Base LC-B for automated process control
NONACID® 701 A multipurpose electrocleaner, soak cleaner and activator for ferrous substrates
SURFOLIN EL 80 Heavy duty chelated alkaline electro cleaner for ferrous metals. Can be used as a cathodic cleaner for activating passive nickel electrodeposit.
SURFOLIN EC 94 Chelated cathodic electro cleaner for Brass and Copper alloys. Very good cleaning action.
SURFOLIN MZ 82 Used as a soak and elecrolytic cleaner on variety of metals. Ideal for zinc base diecasting and brass parts.
SURFOLIN BC 538 Good cathodic cleaner for copper and brass. Can also be effectively used as a anodic cleaner for copper and brass.
SURFOLIN EL 381 Effective in removing tenacious scale produced by carburizing, case hardening and heat treated steel parts. Reduces the time required to achieve a clean metal surface.
SURFOLIN NC 924 An electrolytic scale and rust remover. Very good substitute for anodic acid etches. Very good cleaner prior to electroless Nickel on steel. Non cyanide cleaner.

Cyanide Cleaners

Product Application
METACLEAN KW Highly effective second stage cleaner for removing metallic and oxide films from steel, brass or zinc alloy. Used anodically for ferrous metals and cathodically for non-ferrous. Ensures good adhesion of electroplate. Contains cyanide.
METACLEAN KX A mild electrolytic cathodic cleaner for brass, copper and nickel silver. Particularly useful for precious metals. Contains cyanide.
METACLEAN HW A cyanide based cleaner for ferrous and non ferrous substrates, for soak/cathodic cleaning.

Aluminium Cleaner and Etcher

Product Application
METACLEAN Albond A cleaner used prior to aluminium zincating. Before plating.
METACLEAN MK A highly efficient cleaner for the non-etch cleaning of aluminium prior to anodising, electroplating or elctropolishing. Does not contain silicates or caustic. Used as soak or electrolytically to remove all oils, greases and compositions. Also used for brass, zinc and plastics.
METACLEAN ALF High alkalinity for the production of a semi-matt finish, brighter than can be produced by mechanical means. At low concentrations can be used as a light etch cleaner.
UNICLEAN® 1020 Mild alkaline cleaner for aluminum alloys
ALUMETCH® series Liquid etches to remove smut and oxides and to condition aluminum alloys for further processing like plating
ALUMSEAL® series Products for protecting fresh aluminum surfaces with a zincate or similar coating for best adhesion and results from further processing like plating
ALUMSEAL® AD series Products for sealing aluminum surfaces including special products for conditioning and coloring prior to zincate or further processes to achieve a specific cosmetic appearance
ALUMAX SMOOTHENING ADDITIVE A liquid alkaline additive for aluminium etchant. Prevents formation of scales on tank surfaces and heating elements.
ALUMAX ETCH FUME SUPPRESSANT Used to suppress fuming in alkaline pickling baths

Pickling additives and Deruster

Product Application
PICKLE AID An additive to mineral acids to permit cleaning and pickling in one operation prior to electroplating and phosphating. Contains inhibitors, emulsifiers and accelerators which ensure rapid grease and rust removal without attack on the base metal.
PISCAL S A composite acid pickle for descaling iron and steel. Minimises hydrogen embrittlement and effectively inhibited, so that pickling action ceases when the rust or scale is removed. Ideal for parts with fine dimensional limits.
DRY ACID SALT A powdered salt mixture providing alternate to concentrated acid. Used for derusting and descaling steel, activating leaded brass, deoxidising copper and its alloys.
PISCAL BR A composite acid pickle for descaling brass, copper and its alloys. Minimises tarnishing.
PISCAL AD An alkaline pickle for derusting and descaling iron and steel, with or without cyanide. Also used for copper and alloys and for second stage electrolytic cleaning. Soak or electrolytic. No hydrogen embrittlement on high tensile steel. No etching of surface.
DESMUTTING SALTS For Desmutting of Aluminium during pretreatment.
UNICLEAN® 500 series A range of liquid pickling additives used in combination with mineral acids like hydrochloric and sulfuric to prepare, typically steel, surfaces for the next process step
PICKLING ADDITIVE 4090 SM A non-foaming, liquid inhibitor for steel used in pickling baths

Acid Cleaner and Activator

Product Application
UNICLEAN® 600 series A range of liquid and powder acid cleaner and activator products tailored to remove rust and oxides from different substrates and to activate them ready for further processing
ACTISALT 515 A powdered oxide remover and activator for copper and its alloys and some aluminum alloys
ROPREPP R SPECIAL An alkaline, powdered activator for ferrous substrates that can also be used for pickling
ACITEK 707 Replaces hazardous Hydrofluoric acid. Added to the acid dip prior to plating to remove silicate film. Also used as an additive to pickling baths and smut removal for aluminium alloys, stainless steel and titanium
ACITEK 730 A dry acid salt used for making acid dips for removal of silicate and oxide films from ferrous and non ferrous metals to get better adhesion of subsequent electrodeposits.
ACID INHIBITOR 3 An excellent inhibitor specially developed for Hydrochloric acid, Sulphuric acid pickling bath for steel to reduce the base metal attack during pickling. Suitable before zinc plating.
ACID INHIBITOR 4 An excellent inhibitor specially developed for Hydrochloric acid, Sulphuric acid pickling bath for steel to reduce the base metal attack during pickling. Suitable before nickel plating.
ACITEK FR Supresses fume during pickling. Aids in uniform pickling action. Emulsifies the oil carryover from alkaline soak cleaner.
FUME REDUCER 194 Used extensively in hot cyanide copper plating bath with no problems like nodular growth at the edges. Exceptionally stable in highly alkaline solution without salting out and bath cloudiness.
KEMBRITE BC 20 Brightening dip for brass & copper components. Smoothen the component and thus can produce glossy finish. A dip of 5% Sulphuric acid is used after BC 20 to get a glossy finish.

Special Products

Product Application
CHROME NEUTRALISING PROCESS – CHROSAL CNS Used for neutralizing and chemically reducing the chrome solution carried over on plated components. It has an advantage over sodium bi-sulphite in that it not only neutralizes any free acid but also reduces residual chromate to green trivalent state. Very effective on automatic plants.
ALBOND DIP A treatment for aluminium and its alloys which enables direct dull or bright nickel deposits to be applied without intermediate brass or copper plating.
PROTECTIVE COATING FOR METALS – PS 1000 A water soluble compound applied over various conversion coatings to increase corrosion protection. It can also be used over all clean metal surfaces like aluminium, magnesium, copper, brass, silver, gold, etc.
PS – 2000 Protective Sealant (Top Coat) for chromate Passivated zinc/alloy deposits, to Enhance Corrosion resistance.
PASSIFIX Special post chromate passivation dip for improving adhesion of Chromate film over bright zinc deposit. Improves corrosion resistance, UV resistance. etc of conversion coating over zinc. cadmium
RINSE AID Special product to improve rinsing efficiency of post plating rinses, especially in case of Acid zinc plating operations. Its use can minimize carryovers to subsequent stages of the process. Product can help conserve water.
MINIMIST Minimist is stable spray suppressant for use in most decorative chromium plating For controlling Toxic Fumes released during plating.
BARIUM CARBONATE Used for reducing sulphate from chromium plating bath solution.