Styrene Monomer (Cleaning Procedure)
During loading, transport, discharge and tank cleaning avoid any heat and heated cargoes in adjacent tanks (risk of polymerisation). Use a new solution of RXSOL CTC-VOLC only for removal of the smell (final touch).
Butterworth the tank 1, 5 hours with cold sea water or freshwater
Prepare the following solution in the tank to be cleaned: 5 m3 fresh
water, with a temperature of 30°C. 1 pail of CTC-Cleaner-VLC
(0.4%)Butterworth the tank one hour by recirculation (T: 30°C).
Rinse the tank 15 minutes with fresh water
Ventilate, Mop and Dry the tank. Instead of recirculation cleaning as
the RXSOL CTC-VOLC can be also injected into the Butterworth
AButterworth the tank 1, 5 hours with cold seawater or freshwater.
BButterworth the tank 1 hour with seawater or freshwater of a
(approx 50°C) and inject the RXSOL CTC-VOLC (see method 3).
B should be carried out only for the removal of smell (No residues of
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