Decontamination made easy
DECON-IT® was scientifically developed as a technology advancement from the award-winning Ivey-sol® technology platform to specifically create a more effective broad contaminant based surface (i.e. stainless steel, metals, plastics, composites, wood) decontamination product for field monitoring equipment, to sampling pumps, to drilling equipment, hosing, oil spill booms, and related investigation and remediation equipment.
It meets the following:
- PFOA & PFOS, 1-4 Dioxane, Dioxin, and Furan Free.
- Readily biodegradable to three international standards.
- pH neutral, non-corrosive and non-caustic.
- Effective on a broad range of petroleum hydrocarbons and chlorinated solvents.
- ASTM D5088 - Suitable for use in accordance with Standard Practice for Decontamination of Field Equipment Used at Waste Sites.
- ASTM D5608 - Suitable for use in accordance with Standard Practices for Decontamination of Field Equipment Used at Low Level Radioactive Waste Sites.
- Does not require any special PPE or HS&E precautions.
Bitumen Impacted Hard Hat (PPE) Decontamination
Heavy bitumen impacted hard hat surface decontamination using Decon-It® taking just minutes averting its disposal and allowing for reuse.
Surface Cleaning of Heavy Oil Stained Pail
Rapid decontamination of heavy oil from a plastic pail surface using Decon-It®.
Pre-decontamination of Interface Meter
Interface water level meter contaminated following its use at a petroleum refinery site.
Post-decontamination Interface - Water Level Meter
Decontamination of Interface water level meter housing tape and probe in under 1 minute using Decon-It®.
Decontamination of Utility Transformer
Rapid surface decontamination of painted steel utility transformer with Decon-It® to remove thick layer of weathered oils.
Decontamination of Marine Oil Spill Boom
Surface sprayed decontamination of crude oil stained boom using Decon-It® permitting reuse and deployment of boom.
Decontamination of Water Level Probes
Decon-It® decontamination of groundwater level probe between well gauging to avert potential cross contamination.
Decontamination of Motor Oil Stained Concrete
Decon-It® decontamination of motor-oil stained concrete at a maintenance depot using a high pressure application.
Contaminated Drilling Augers During Site Investigation
Petroleum contaminated drilling augers at an active site investigation associated with a UST spill.
Decon-It Decontamination of Drilling Augers
Decontamination of drilling augers using Decon-It® to remove petroleum to avert cross-contamination.
Decontamination of Oil Rig Gloves
Decon-It® decontamination of oil rig impact resistant gloves allowing for their resue with significant cost savings to operator.
Oil and Mould Wood Decontamination
Decon-It® decontamination of wood to remove oil and mould contamination from its surface, averting costly replacement or disposal.
Field Equipment Decontamination
DECON-IT® is very effective for the decontamination of field equipment used for vapour, soil and groundwater monitoring and sampling at active investigation and remediation sites (i.e. Water Level Meter, Product Probes, Low-Flow Samplers, Hand-Held Vapour Meter, Direct-Push Probes, etc.). In addition to out-performing competing products, in terms of speed, cost, and efficacy, it is well suited for use in accordance with ASTM D5088-02 (2008) Standard Practice for Decontamination of Field Equipment Used at Waste Sites. It is also applicable for the ASTM D5608-10 Standard Practices for Decontamination of Field Equipment Used at Low Level Radioactive Waste Sites.
Tank and Vessel Cleaning
For storage tank and vessel cleaning, DECON-IT® is an operator’s choice; being non-flammable, pH neutral, non-corrosive, non-caustic, and its use does not generate additional PPE or HS&E precautions. Clients are pleased with the VOC reduction rates for tank entry, and how it expedites tank wall and tank-bottom sludge cleaning, while minimizing the volume of oily waste water generated. This results in significant time and cost savings, while bringing storage tanks back on-line, more quickly, for increased production capacity. Applications include: Above and below Ground Storage Tanks, Oil Barges, Vessel, Rail Cars, off-shore drilling platform fuel-holds, to utility transformer cleaning.
Commercial and Industrial Cleaning
DECON-IT® use is increasing within the commercial and industrial cleaning sectors. Contractors are performing a broad range of cleaning and decontamination applications using DECON-IT®, from surface and machinery decontamination, to storage tank cleaning, to odor control. They are also removing stains and contamination from concrete, oil from oil booms, cleaning utility transformers, and decontaminating personal protective equipment (PPE). DECON-IT® is a first-choice for these applications given it is safe to use and does not cause harm to equipment or personnel.
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