'Brake Cleaner is THE degreaser for effortless cleaning'
Various branch institutions in The Netherlands are currently running a campaign called 'how safe is my brake cleaner'. Through a brake cleaner test, workshops can quickly test whether the brake cleaner is safe for usage.
In this blog, we discuss the safe usage of Kroon-Oil Brake Cleaner and which substances you should avoid in Brake Cleaners generally.
Firstly, what is Brake Cleaner?
Brake Cleaner is an excellent cleaner and degreaser containing a volatile hydrocarbon as its main component. Supplementing the Brake Cleaner with additives assists in the extra loosening of deposits.
It is THE product of choice for removing brake fluid, grease, dirt and oil from brake components. In addition to cleaning brake components, Brake Cleaner can also be used as a fast, effortless cleaning method for electronic and magnetic contacts (breaker points and spark plugs) and other car components.
How safe is my brake cleaner campaign
Various industries in The Netherlands are currently running a campaign called 'how safe is my brake cleaner'. Through a brake cleaner test, workshops can quickly test whether the brake cleaner is safe for usage.
Brake Cleaners are checked upon so-called CMR substances. The following three areas are being tested: carcinogenic, mutagenic and reprotoxic substances.
It's important to know that Kroon-Oil Brake Cleaner has fully complied with these tests for years and is 100% safe for people in the workshop. Obviously, you have to use Brake Cleaner properly, but we can safely say that Kroon-Oil Brake Cleaner does not contain any substances that can cause health risks.
As a company, we work daily on things such as optimizing quality controls, complying with laws and regulations, the quality of products and guaranteeing the REACH obligations, The European rules on the production of chemical substances and the trade in these.
Our Quality, Health, Safety and Environment (QHSE) specialists carefully monitor these processes. If you have any questions or concerns about the safety of Kroon-Oil products or in general, we are always at your disposal to answer them.