PROCLEANS

TECHNICAL PRODUCT BULLETIN #SW-35
USEPA OIL PROGRAM CENTER
ORIGINAL LISTING DATE: JUNE 16, 2008
"PROCLEANS"

I. NAME, BRAND, OR TRADEMARK
PROCLEANS
Type of Product: Surface Washing Agent
II. NAME, ADDRESS, AND TELEPHONE NUMBER OF MANUFACTURER/CONTACT
Eximco International, Inc
5252 Gulfton, #2-B
Houston, TX 77081
Phone: (713) 432-7899
Email: procleans@procleans.com
(Mr. Nat Brown)
III. NAME, ADDRESS, AND TELEPHONE NUMBER OF PRIMARY DISTRIBUTORS
Eximco International, Inc.
5252 Gulfton, #2-B
Houston, TX 77081
Phone: (713) 432-7899
Email: procleans@procleans.com
(Mr. Nat Brown)
IV. SPECIAL HANDLING AND WORKER PRECAUTIONS FOR STORAGE AND FIELD APPLICATION
1. Flammability: Non-flammable.
2. Ventilation: Normal.
3. Skin and eye contact; protective covering; treatment in case of contact: Flush contaminated eyes thoroughly with water for 15 minutes, and get medical attention. Remove contaminated clothing, wash exposed area with soap and water, and wash clothing before use. Get medical attention if irritation develops. Get medical attention if ingested. No medical attention is necessary if inhaled.
4.a. Maximum storage temperature: 130ºF
4.b. Minimum storage temperature: 35ºF
4.c. Optimum storage temperature range: 50-100ºF
4.d. Temperatures of phase separations and chemical changes: NA
V. SHELF LIFE
Approximately 2 years at recommended temperatures if unopened.
VI. RECOMMENDED APPLICATION PROCEDURE
1. Application Method:
Apply specified dilute solution using fire hoses or heated pressure washers onto the contaminated solid surface of the spill.
2. Concentration/Application Rate:
Use ten parts water to one part product. Dilution rates may be adjusted to suit different job conditions. Apply 10 to 15 gallons of diluted PROCLEANS to one cubic yards of contamination.
3. Conditions for Use:
May be used with fresh or salt water. Warmer temperatures may improve results. Most effective if used on solid surfaces such as shoreline beaches and rocks contaminated with light and medium weight crude oils and refined petroleum products.
VII. TOXICITY AND EFFECTIVENESS
a. Toxicity:
Material Tested Species LC50 (ppm)
PROCLEANS Menidia beryllina
Mysidopsis bahia
83.73 96-hr
83.98 48-hr
No. 2 Fuel Oil Menidia beryllina
Mysidopsis bahia
7.41 96-hr
11.68 48-hr
PROCLEANS & No. 2 Fuel Oil (1:10) Menidia beryllina
Mysidopsis bahia
4.78 96-hr
11.68 48-hr
Reference Toxicant (DSS) Menidia beryllina
Mysidopsis bahia
0.73 96-hr
0.77 48-hr

b. Effectiveness:
NA
VIII. MICROBIOLOGICAL ANALYSIS
NA
IX. PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
1. Flash Point: >186ºF
2. Pour Point: 34.6ºF
3. Viscosity: 2.41 cST at 104ºF
4. Specific Gravity: 1.01 at 25ºC
5. pH: 6.8
6. Surface Active Agents: Anionic and nonionic
7. Solvents: None
8. Additives: None
9. Solubility in Water: NA
X. ANALYSIS FOR HEAVY METALS, CYANIDE, AND CHLORINATED HYDROCARBONS
Compound Concentration (ppm)
Arsenic 0.690
Cadmium ND
Chromium ND
Copper ND
Lead ND
Mercury ND
Nickel ND
Zinc 0.738
Cyanide ND
Chlorinated Hydrocarbons ND

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