Hygienic PVCu wall cladding systems, ceiling systems and doorsets

CI/SfB reference
Hygienic PVCu wall cladding systems,
ceiling systems and doorsets
recommended cleaning methods
Altro WhiterockTM PVCu wall cladding, Altro WhiterockTM hygienic PVCu ceiling systems,
Altro WhiterockTM hygienic doorsets
Manual - weekly
1. Wash with water or diluted soap/detergent solutions.
Follow the manufacturer’s dilution instructions.
Use a soft cloth only. Do not use abrasive cleaners, pads
or wire wool.
Sterilisation and pressure cleaning
1. S
terilisation solutions (supplied by others) may be
used following the manufacturer’s instructions.
NB Observe maximum temperature of 60°C on all
Altro Whiterock products.
2. P
ressure cleaning with hot water lance may be
carried out with the pressure nozzle a minimum of
600mm (approx 2 feet) from the wall surface.
Heavy or stubborn stains
1. C
lean heavily soiled areas with approved cleaners
that have a PH between 7.5 and 10 or an
equivalent alkaline cleaner.
Dusty environments
1. T
o reduce static charge after cleaning, apply an
Antistatic Solution to all surfaces when dry.
Failure to maintain Altro Whiterock in accordance with
Safety data sheet for any cleaner you intend to use.
recommended procedure can affect the performance
In the event of any queries, our Technical Services
of the product. Further information is available from
Department will be pleased to advise you.
Altro Walls. Please ensure you have the Health and
JULY 2011
Tips for successful maintenance of Altro Whiterock PVCu
walling, ceiling and doorsets
1. Develop a regular cleaning programme suited to
3. Remove scuff marks and heavy soiling regularly –
the usage and traffic of the area – heavy traffic or
marks and soiling should be removed more often
highly visible areas, or locations with rigorous
than the maintenance programme, e.g. daily.
hygiene requirements, need to be cleaned more
Never use abrasive pads or cleaners.
often than areas which are seldom used, or where
4. Hot water lances can cause damage – use with
appearance is less important. A weekly cleaning
care and never closer than 600mm or above
programme is the minimum recommended.
maximum temperature recommendations.
2. Use recommended cleaning chemicals – use only
High quality cleaning chemicals ensure efficient
recommended cleaning liquids, their equivalents
maintenance and represent only a small proportion
or sterilising solutions in the correct concentration.
of maintenance costs. The following suppliers offer
Do not mix cleaning chemicals together, and
excellent products:
always follow the manufacturer’s instructions.
for further information or technical advice
Technical: 1800 300 120
Sales & Stock Enquiries: 1800 673 441
e-mail technical@asf.com.au or visit www.asf.com.au
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