Cleaning Products for Food Preparation, Transportation, and Industrial Cleaning and Water Treatment

If you’re looking for excellent products for your food preparation, transportation, and industrial cleaning, as well as water treatment, look at Griffin Bros. compounds. Economical and effective, these products serve food service from the farm to the kitchen; transportation cleaning for cars, trucks, and aircraft; industrial cleaning; and water treatment, including food-grade foam suppressant.

You can purchase these through our fine distributors throughout the United States. Contact us to find out about distributing them to your customers, whether under our label or as private label products.

See the handy table below for a quick look at what we have available. And if you have any questions, contact Rod Bennett at Griffin Bros.

Products Quick List

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Food Plant Sanitation Transportation Industrial Water Treatment
No Foam Wash (A-220) Concentrated Metal Brightener (AM-1) Anti-Tak Liquid Parting Agent (AM-40) Heavy-Duty Liquid Degreaser for Water Recycling & Clarification Systems (AM-77)
Chlor Clean (A-226) Mag and Spoke Brite (AM-6) Heavy-Duty Industrial Cleaner Degreaser (AM-60) Cooling Water Treatment Descaler (AM-255)
Low Foam Wash (A-270) APC Dry (AM-85) Parts Wash (AM-86) Food Grade Anti-Foam(AM-3405)
High Acid Blend (A-300) All-Purpose Liquid Cleaner-Degreaser (AM-91) All-Purpose Liquid Cleaner-Degreaser (AM-91)
Powdered Egg Wash (A-608) Almost New (AM-531)
Lobacten Sanitizer Car Wash B (AM-500)
Aluma Clean Flite Wash (AM-506)
Wash & WaxWash & Wax (AM-520)
Vinyl Plus (AM-533)
Shine and Shield Concentrate (AM-574)
Tropical Carwash Soap (AM-747XF)

 

Professional chef cook with team prepare food in industrial kitchen

Food Plant Sanitation

A-220 No Foam Wash

If you need tough cleaning without foam for food processing equipment, look to A-220 No Foam Wash. A-220 is powerful against many different kinds of dirt, especially proteins, vegetable stains, and baked-on carbon. It contains a unique surfactant that only breaks the bonds between soils and surfaces, but also kicks in with superior defoaming action at temperatures above 120° F.

Simply spray onto the surface, let it set, and rinse with clean water.

Download A-220 Tech Bulletin for more information.

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A-226 Chlor Clean

Chlor Clean is heavy-duty cleaning for for food processing equipment and surfaces where food comes into contact. It also cleans food stains from floors, walls and other vertical surfaces. Tight, foamy bubbles help to break down soil for faster cleaning.

Dilute one part of A-226 with up to 80 parts water, depending on the surface to be cleaned, type of dirt, water quality, and temperature. Spray on, allow Chlor Clean to work, and rinse with clean water.

Download A-220 Tech Bulletin for more information.

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A-270 Low Foam Wash

Low Foam Wash is a highly concentrated food plant cleaner especially suited to washing food processing equipment and washing eggs. A-270 is strong against proteins. It breaks the bond between soils and surfaces and offers superior defoaming action at temperatures above 120° F.

Dilute one part of A-226 with up to 80 parts water, depending on the surface to be cleaned, type of dirt, water quality, and temperature. Spray on, allow Chlor Clean to work, and rinse with clean water.

Download A-270 Tech Bulletin for more information.

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A-300 High Acid Blend

A-300 High Acid Blend is specially formulated to clean stainless steel while protecting it from rust and corrosion. It gives your stainless steel food processing equipment longer life.

It removes hard-water deposits from stainless steel tanks and plumbing.

Download A-300 Tech Bulletin for more information.

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A-608 Powdered Egg Wash

A-608 Powdered Egg Wash is a mildly alkaline and easy-to-use food plant cleaner that is perfect for cleaning eggs. Its mild surfactants gently remove dirt, and a a chlorinated powder promotes complete rinsing.

Download A-608 Tech Bulletin for more information.

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Lobacten Sanitizer

Lobacten Sanitizer kills deadly food-borne bacteria in restaurants and other food preparation facilities.

It also destroys odors that gather around garbage areas, pet areas, and anyplace where microorganisms grow.

Just 1 oz. in 4 gallons of water will sanitize dishes and glassware in bars and restaurants. it may also be used in automatic washing systems, immersion tanks, foaming apparatus, low-pressure sprayers, mop and bucket, sponge, and cloth.
Use it for sanitizing hand-washed dishes and any food processing equipment and surfaces.

Authorized by the Environmental Protection Agency for sanitizing and disinfecting food processing equipment.

Download Lobacten Sanitizer Tech Bulletin for more information.

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Aluma-Clean

Aluma-Clean removes hard-water deposits on kitchen surfaces such as cookware, dishes, processing equipment, sinks and more. Used in restaurants, dairies, and food processing plants.

It also removes water deposits and soap scum from fiberglass showers and rust stains and copper stains from sinks and tubs.

It’s nonabrasive.

Download Aluma-Clean Tech Bulletin for more information.

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Transportation

AquaMate 1 Concentrated Metal Brightener

AM-1 Concentrated Metal Brightener (React 1) cleans and brightens almost any metal. Ideal for truck washes, it removes rust and is great on aluminum.

AM-1 is step 1 of a two-step acid-alkaline cleaner, a hydrofluoric-based cleaner for metals. Then use an alkaline product, such as AM-60, AM-61, AM-91, or AM-92, as a secondary chemical to neutralize and give an exothermic stop-action to any furthur oxidization.

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AquaMate 6 Mag and Spoke Brite

AM-6 Mag and Spoke Brite breaks down road film, dirt and grime. Contaminants loosen and drip away. Specially formulated for magnesium wheels, it also removes brightens chrome and removes rust stains and brake dust.

AM-6 is step 1 of a two-step wheel cleaner. It’s a highly concentrated blend of acids and wetting agents designed specifically for cleaning magnesium wheels.

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AquaMate 85 APC Dry

AM-85 is an economical all-purpose detergent that quickly wets, penetrates, emulsifies, suspends, and floats away soils. Formulated for parts washers, it may also be used as a general-purpose cleaner.

This concentrated automatic parts washer cleaner is safe on most surfaces, including aluminum. Effective at all temperatures and in either hard or soft water.

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AquaMate 91 All-Purpose Liquid Cleaner-Degreaser

AM-91 (also called JC-91) has been a Northwest favorite for almost 40 years as a concentrated cleaner for transportation and industrial equipment. You can also use it a different dilution strengths on surfaces with delicate coatings.

AM-91 is a concentrated liquid alkaline detergent for hand, spray, or foam cleaning of transportation and industrial equipment.

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AquaMate 531 Almost New

AM-531 is a solvent-based exterior silicone dressing for tires and other rubber surfaces such as bumpers. Used at full strength, it produces a long-lasting high shine for dull tires and leaves black surfaces black and white surfaces white.

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AquaMate 500 Car Wash B

AM-500 is a highly effective cleaner, easily rinsed off, and biodegradable, that won’t take the wax off the car, whether you’re washing by hand or in a car wash.

High-sudsing, non-spotting blend with a neutral pH. Peak-performance dilution is 127:1 in water.

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AquaMate 506 Flite Wash

With AM-506, you can clean the hard surfaces of your airplane, helicopter, or glider — or even your car. It even removes bug residue.

Flite Wash is an aircraft detergent with degreasers and a mild industrial detergent formulated to clean hard surfaces on all aircraft. it works with everything from hand-wash to pressure washing.

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AquaMate 520 Wash & Wax

AM-520 is a highly concentrated blend of surfactants and emulsifiers that cuts dirt, grease, and oil. Carnauba wax leaves an attractive, protective shine.

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AquaMate 533 Vinyl Plus

AM-533 is a water-based silicone emulsion for vinyl protection. It has no solvents and cleans and protects vinyl interiors, tires, bumpers, or vinyl car tops. Pleasant fragrance.

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AquaMate 574 Shine and Shield Concentrate

AM-574 is a concentrated protectant, rinse-aid, and drying agent for automated carwash systems. Economical and effective, Shine and Shield Concentrate helps reduce water-spotting, making wipe-downs unnecessary. Subsequent washings are also easier.

Peak dilution ration of 1500:1 in water.

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AquaMate 747XF Tropical Carwash Soap

AM-747XF is a highly concentrated, extra-foamy carwash soap with lubricants. Its penetrants remove tough road soil and grime, and the tight, rich suds cling to vertical surfaces. Premium lubricants give extended life to brushes. Available in five fragrances: cherry, lemon, pina colada, bubble gum, and vanilla.

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Industrial

AquaMate 40 Anti-Tak Liquid Parting Agent

AM-40 Liquid Parting Agent is a quick and easy formula for removing adhesives — with no hazardous volatile organic compounds.

  • Easily unwrap roll and shingle products for roofing.
  • Eliminate sticking at high temperatures.
  • Reduce asphalt buildup on drum rolls.

Stop using sand and other heavy, bulky anti-stick fillers. The reduced weight will save you money in production and shipping.

AM-40 is used primarily in the roofing industry. It’s a high-solids, low-viscosity liquid with potassium hydroxide, fatty acid saponified soap, with a proprietary leveling and film-forming agent.

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AquaMate 60 Heavy-Duty Industrial Cleaner Degreaser

AM-60 Heavy-Duty Industrial Cleaner Degreaser (also JC-191C) is a concentrated liquid alkaline detergent made for hand, spray, and foam cleaning of transportation and industrial equipment. Now Improved with better cleaning and rinsing action.

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AquaMate 86 Parts Wash

AM-86 is a concentrated powdered alkaline detergent blend formulated for cleaning small engines and parts in enclosed parts spray washers. It rinses cleanly and completely and will not leave a film from oil or hard water.

It is non-corrosive to metals, low-foaming, and very effective at cutting grease and oil. Safe on aluminum, too.

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AquaMate 91 All-Purpose Liquid Cleaner-Degreaser

AM-91 (also called JC-91) has been a Northwest favorite for almost 40 years as a concentrated cleaner for transportation and industrial equipment. You can also use it a different dilution strengths on surfaces with delicate coatings.

AM-91 is a concentrated liquid alkaline detergent for hand, spray, or foam cleaning of transportation and industrial equipment.

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Water Treatment

AquaMate 77 Heavy-Duty Liquid Degreaser for Water Recycling & Clarification Systems

AM-77 can help you stay on the right side of the Environmental Protection Agency if you reclaim and reuse water for the same application. Its clarifying action does not cause a buildup of hazardous alkalinity or foaming surfactants in the system. It works with oil-water separators, soil settling pits and online filtration of both solid and organic materials.

AM-77 de-emulsifies oils and suspends soil. Does not promote bacteria growth, and works in soft or hard water.

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AquaMate 255 Cooling Water Treatment Descaler

Simple to use, AM-255 is a scale and deposit remover with visual cues. Derived from a sulfamic acid base, compounded with a corrosion inhibitor and a pH color indicator, it recirculates as a red solution initially at full strength.

As the acid is consumed by the cleaning process, the pH will rise to 2.8. The acid in the solution will then be 80-90% consumed, and the color will turn yellow. It can then be neutralized with caustic soda until it turns blue at a pH of 9.2.

AM-255 will clean heat exchange surfaces without damaging the metal, and its built-in color indicator tells the user when the cleaning is complete, the acid is neutralized, and the solution is safe to discharge to the sewer.

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AquaMate 3405 Food-Grade Anti-Foam

AM-3405 is a water-dispersible silicone emulsion that prevents and destroys unwanted costly foams in many food processing, industrial, and chemical appllications.

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