Sychem Old School

What is Sychem old school?

With over 36 years of experience in the formulation and supply of chemistries to some of the UK’s most prestigious Universities and Research Facilities. Sychem is pleased to introduce our class of 1982 “Old School” tried and tested machine detergents and rinse aids.  

Whether it be cage and bottle processing or the removal of media and chemical agents from laboratory glass and plastic ware Sychem has the time served an answer to your needs. 

Our Most Popular Life Science Chemicals

SYCHEM Cage Wash

Acidic Cage & Bottle Wash Detergent

  • Available in 5 litre, 10 litre, 20 litre & 200 litre containers.
 
  • Ideal for high volume use and bulk chemical dosing systems.
 
  • Dose at 0.35% – 1% dependant on soiling level.
 
  • Suitable for low temperature washing at 50oC. Optimal results require detergent tank water to be maintained at 60oC – 70oC.
 
  • It prevents & removes scale build-up and is ideally suited to hard water due to its scale removing properties and excellent rinsing capabilities.

SYCHEM Cage Wash

Neutral Cage & Bottle Wash Detergent

  • Available in 5 litre, 10 litre, 20 litre & 200 litre containers.
 
  • Ideal for high volume use and bulk chemical dosing systems.
 
  • Dose at 0.35% – 0.5% dependant on soiling level.
 
  • Suitable for low temperature washing at 50oC. Optimal results require detergent tank water to be maintained at 60oC – 70oC.
 
  • It prevents & removes scale build-up and is ideally suited to hard water due to its scale removing properties and excellent rinsing capabilities.

SYCHEM Cage Wash

Alkali Cage & Bottle Wash Detergent

  • Available in 5 litre, 10 litre, 20 litre & 200 litre containers.
 
  • Ideal for high volume use and bulk chemical dosing systems.
    Dose at 0.35% – 0.5% dependant on soiling level. Dose rates on this product may vary dependant on water hardness; Soft water: 1.5-2ml per litre / Medium hard: 2-3.5ml per litre / Hard: 4-4.5ml per litre.
 
  • Suitable for low temperature washing at 50oC. Optimal results require detergent tank water to be maintained at 60oC – 70oC.
 
  • It effectively removes heavy, baked on organic and greasy deposits often seen on larger caging and racks and has excellent rinsing capabilities.

SYCHEM Cage Rinse

Cage & Bottle Rinse Aid

  • Available in 5 litre, 10 litre, 20 litre & 200 litre containers.
 
  • Ideal for high volume use and bulk chemical dosing systems.
 
  • On typical applications dose at 0.25% depending primarily on the nature of the surface and the efficiency of the detergent cycle. 
 
  • Suitable for low temperature washing at 50oC. Optimal results require rinse water to be maintained at +82oC.
 
  • The surfactants reduce the surface tension of rinse water to allow greater drainage to occur. Thereby accelerating evaporation and eliminating spot-like deposits.

SYCHEM Tank Rinse

Aquatic Tank Rinse Aid

  • Available in 5 litre, 10 litre, 20 litre & 200 litre containers.
 
  • Ideal for high volume use and bulk chemical dosing systems.
 
  • On typical applications dose at 0.5% – 1.5%, this dose rate will be dependent on soiling level and water conditions.
 
  • Suitable for low temperature washing at 50oC. Optimal results require detergent tank water to be maintained at 60oC – 70oC.
 
  • It effectively removes biofilm & organic matter such as algae often seen on aquatic tanks and associated equipment and has excellent rinsing capabilities.

Our Most Popular Laboratory Chemicals

SYCHEM Glass Wash

Alkali Glass Wash Detergent 

  • Available in 5 litre, 10 litre & 20 litre containers.
 
  • Ideal for high volume use and bulk chemical dosing systems.
 
  • On typical applications dose at 0.25% – 1%, this dose rate will be dependent on soiling level and water conditions.
 
  • Optimal results require detergent tank water to be maintained at 60oC – 70oC.
 
  • Glass Wash 1 effectively cleans glass, plastic and metal ware and is low foaming, it is phosphate & solvent free and is fully bio-degradable.

SYCHEM Glass Rinse

Acidic Glass Rinse Aid

  • Available in 5 litre, 10 litre & 20 litre containers.
 
  • Ideal for high volume use and bulk chemical dosing systems.
 
  • On typical applications dose at 0.5% – 2%, this dose rate will be dependent on the nature of the surface and the efficiency of the detergent cycle.
 
  • Ensure rinse water is maintained at 82oC for optimum results.
 
  • Glass Rinse 1 effectively neutralises and inhibits rinsing whilst not creating foaming. It is phosphate & solvent free and is fully bio-degradable.

Our Most Popular Healthcare Chemicals

SYCHEM Soft

Fabric Conditioner

  • Available in 5 litre, 10 litre & 20 litre containers.
 
  • Ideal for high volume use and bulk chemical dosing systems.
 
  • On typical applications Dose at 5-10mls per 5 litre of rinse water, the dosage rate should be correctly set for the load and water conditions.
 
  • Soft replenishes softness in fabrics, eliminates static cling providing softer fresher laundry.
    Fragrance free.

SYCHEM Solar

Non Biological Fabric Detergent

  • Available in 5 litre, 10 litre & 20 litre containers.
 
  • Ideal for high volume use and bulk chemical dosing systems.
 
  • On typical applications Light – Medium Soiling: 3-5ml per 1kg dry weight. Heavy-Very Heavy Soiling: 5-8ml per 1kg dry weight. Repeat wash if required.
 
  • Solar is suitable for the processing of polyester/cotton mix and cotton fabrics with light to heavy soiling whether mineral or organic.
 
  • Fragrance free.

SYCHEM Soft & Silky

Fabric Conditioner With a Pleasant Silky Fragrance

  • Available in 5 litre, 10 litre & 20 litre containers.
 
  • Ideal for high volume use and bulk chemical dosing systems.
 
  • On typical applications Dose at 5-10mls per 5 litre of rinse water, the dosage rate should be correctly set for the load and water conditions.
 
  • Soft & Silky replenishes softness in fabrics, eliminates static cling providing softer fresher laundry with a fragrance.
 
  • Fragranced.

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