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How to Care for Remco Products and Vikan Tools | Remco Products

To give your Remco Products and Vikan tools a longer lifespan, there are a few care instructions you should follow, including using proper autoclave temperatures, storage methods, and cleaning procedures.

Tools are tested for quality

  • Brushware can be autoclaved at 250° F/121° C
  • Individual bristle strength is tested
  • Bristle tufts are tested at 60 Newtons of force
  • Molded parts are tested for strength
  • Chemical resistance testing is performed
  • ISO 9001 Certified
  • ISO 14001 Certified

Proper care prolongs product life

  • Remove all visible dirt
  • Clean with a solution of pH 9 or above
  • Rinse with clean water
  • If lime residues form, remove with a solution of pH 5 or less
  • Rinse with clean water
  • If required, tools can be disinfected after washing
  • Rinse with clean water to remove any disinfectant residue
  • Brushware can be autoclaved at 250° F/121° C if required
  • Hang and dry tools properly

Using color-coded wall brackets for tool storage encourages adoption and understanding of a color-coding food safety program.