The solution in the tank including the CARBSOLVE® will last for a month at a time, only the surface needs to be “skimmed” every few days to remove surface fats and oils.
What is included in the rental?
The full service rental on all the tanks includes; supplying and installing the tank, training of staff on the use of the tank, draining, cleaning, refilling and adding the CARBSOLVE® on a monthly basis, all maintenance and repairs when necessary.
Is CARBSOLVE® Caustic?
No, CARBSOLVE® is pH balanced - at 10.7 is safe for workers and staff to use. It is recommended that gloves be worn, as when CARBSOLVE® is diluted in the Spectank®® the solution is very hot.
What can I not clean in Spectank®?
Itis not recommended to put silver, silver plate, tin plate, enamel-coated pots, Teflon and silicone coated pans, wood or thin plastic items into the Spectank®®.
Can I put aluminium in the Spectank®?
Yes, CARBSOLVE® is tested non-corrosive to aluminium as per SABS test 331/81561/L65.
Can I purchase the Spectank®?
Yes, on provision that a Service Agreement is signed for the servicing and maintenance of the tank.
Is there a guarantee on the Spectank®?
Yes, all tanks are guaranteed on construction for a period of 5 (five) years from date of manufacture, and on the electrical system for 3 (three) months. Use of any other chemicals in the Spectank®® invalidates the guarantee.
How long must items remain in the Spectank®?
This depends on the item but generally between 20 minutes and 24 hours, items should not be left in the tank longer than 24 hours, they must be removed thoroughly washed and rinsed and put back in the Spectank®® if required.
Will the solution kill bacteria?
As the Spectank® system runs at over 75°c all harmful bacteria will die in the Carbsolve® solution, so all items removed from the Spectank® will be sanitised.
Is the solution safe to dispose of in the drain?
Yes, there are no harmful chemicals only broken down organic material.
What other approvals does Carbsolve® have?
Carbsolve® has been registered and approved by the Beth Din.
Carbsolve® is registered as a Proudly South African chemical.
Carbsolve® is approved by the SABS as a food safe chemical and has a SABS 1828 certification