PURPLE POWER

HEAVY DUTY CLEANER AND DEGREASER

PURPLE POWER is an effective and economical multi-purpose concentrate designed to remove oil, grease, rust stains, carbon, and dirt from engines, door jambs, tires, carpets, upholstery, and concrete floors. Dilute PURPLE POWER with water to achieve the required solution strength. Free-rinsing, controlled foam. PURPLE POWER is certified readily biodegradable according to independent OECD -301 testing.

PRODUCT CODE: 330

AVAILABLE SIZES:

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3.78 L / 1 US GAL
A33012
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18.9 L / 5 US GAL
A33014
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56.8 L / 15 US GAL
A33016
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208.2 L / 55 US GAL
A33018
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BA330
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TYPICAL DATA

APPEARANCE: Clear purple liquid.
SPECIFIC GRAVITY: ~1.03 g/ml
ODOUR: Mild butyl.
PH: > 12.5
SOLUBILITY: Completely water-soluble.
% NON-VOLATILE: ~15
VISCOSITY: Water thin.

Benefits

  • Effective and economical, multi-purpose use for removing oil, grease, rust stains, carbon, and dirt
  • Versatile usages; use in areas such as engines, door jambs, tires, carpets, upholstery, and concrete floors
  • Free-rinsing and controlled foam
  • Certified readily biodegradable, according to independent OECD-301 testing
  • Concentrated formula reduces usage costs

Training

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Videos

Introduction to Detailer Training Series Course

When detailing a vehicle, producing results correctly, safely, and effectively is crucial, especially in the professional detailing industry.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

There are currently four (4) Auto Valet water based cleaners and degreasers available.

  • PURPLE POWER: a concentrated, versatile, muscle-based cleaner and degreaser. Heavy duty, dilutable, and is free-rinsing with controlled foam.
  • TRANSPORT: a concentrated cleaner degreaser. Tough on grease and grime, it is  designed for transport trucks, new vehicle transit coating remover, and an overall vehicle cleaner and degreaser.
  • D’LIMOKLEEN PLUS: a non-corrosive and non-toxic, concentrated, and versatile cleaner and degreaser. Use to emulsify and suspend substances such as oil, grease, fat, rust stains, carbon, and dirt from most surfaces.
  • ULTRA KLEEN: a ready to use spray cleaner and degreaser, that may be diluted further for lighter applications. Used to easily penetrate and lift grease, oil, wax, clay soils, nicotine, and protein type soils.

Cleaners and degreasers are liquid products designed to remove dirt, grease, oils, and stains from a variety of interior and exterior vehicle surfaces. These surfaces include natural and synthetic fabrics, leather, metals, painted surfaces, plastics and rubber. There are two types of cleaners and degreasers; solvent based and water based. Each is formulated and applied differently from each other. Solvent based and water based cleaners and degreasers also have best usage applications depending on the makeup of the substance to remove.

Water based cleaners and degreasers are governed by the pH. The pH is the measure of how acidic or basic (alkaline) the product is formulated to be, and determines what substances can be removed. Products in Auto Valet's water based cleaners and degreasers category are formulated to be basic (alkaline) in their pH levels. This allows them to act as all-purpose cleaners for general removal of soil on surfaces. Oil, grease, and lubricants are easily removed with water based cleaners and degreasers as the alkali reacts with these substances, making them water-soluble and easier to rinse away. Water based cleaners and degreasers can be diluted with water to best suit the application requirements, and are best used to degrease and clean engine compartments and remove carbon. Water based cleaners and degreasers include PURPLE POWER, TRANSPORT, D'LIMOKLEEN PLUS, and ULTRA KLEEN.

Solvent based cleaners and degreasers are formulated using organic solvents. Organic solvents are used to solubilize (dissolve) residues of fats, oils, and grease; breaking them down into smaller particles and carrying it into the solution, away from the area being cleaned. Solvent based cleaners and degreasers provide the opportunity of quick cleaning; dissolving and carrying away soils without extended prep, processing, or drying time. However; they typically contain higher levels of V.O.C’s, are usually flammable (must be kept away from open flames, hot surfaces, or sources of ignition), and cannot be diluted with water. Most solvent based cleaners and degreasers are applied only to dry surfaces, and are best used to remove solvent based substances such as tar and undercoating. Solvent based cleaners and degreasers include SUPER-O, SUPER SOL, HERC, OUST, and SAP REMOVER.
 

Yes, all of Auto Valet’s water based cleaners and degreasers are safe for body shop applications.

Yes, all of Auto Valet’s water based cleaners and degreasers are V.O.C. compliant.

Direction Of Use

  1. Apply diluted PURPLE POWER by spraying, brushing, or wiping onto the surface to be cleaned and degreased.
  2. Rinse the surface with water.
Dilutions:
General cleaning - vinyl, etc. - dilute 15 mL of PURPLE POWER per 1 L of water (1:60)
Heavy-duty cleaning/degreasing - dilute 50 mL of PURPLE POWER per 1 L of water (1:20)
Concrete floor degreasing - dilute 200 mL of PURPLE POWER per 1 L of water (1:5)
Whitewall cleaning - dilute 330 mL of PURPLE POWER per 1 L of water (1:3)
Engine degreaser - dilute 330 mL of PURPLE POWER per 1 L of water (1:3)

Precaution: Do not mix with other chemicals. Keep from freezing.

Specifications

  • Concentrated
  • Environmentally Friendly
  • Body Shop Safe
  • V.O.C. Compliant
  • Electric/Hybrid Vehicle Friendly
  • Water Based
  • Silicone Free