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KLEEN KOTE 200 – PAINT PROTECTOR FOR CARGO HOLDS

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What Is KLEEN KOTE?

If you could prepare, protect and preserve your cargo hold from staining, contamination and corrosion all with a single product, why wouldn’t you? Kleen Kote Paint Protector is for use in cargo holds as well as on decks and bridges to protect painted and unpainted surfaces from bulk cargo. Whether you are carrying cement powder, coal/pet coke, fertilizers, grains, salt/sulfur, or iron ore fines, you no longer have to spend excessive time and money to clean and prepare between shipments. Now you can accept various types of cargo that you would have previously not accepted due to the high cleanup costs and associated downtime.

KLEEN KOTE is a protective coating that has been successfully field tested and proven to work on the deck and also cargo holds of vessels. KLEEN KOTE is environmentally and user-friendly. It is non-staining, does not contain any silicones, solvents or phosphates, is safe on nearly any surface sprayed, and will not contaminate the exposed cargo.

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KLEEN KOTE ADVANTAGE, SIZES, ETC.

Available Sizes:

  • 1 gallon
  • 4-1 gallon case
  • 5 gallon
  • 55 gallon
  • 275 gallon tote
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HOW KLEEN KOTE 200 Paint Protector for cargo holds™- WORKS

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KLEEN KOTE is a water-based, coating that protects and preserves the deck and cargo holds of vessels by depositing a thin protective film, creating a virtually non-stick surface. KLEEN KOTE allows for quicker, easier cleanup after discharging your cargo – now you can protect your hold and deck from staining and stickage; preserve the hold walls to prevent corrosion and repainting; keep your holds “grain clean” with less time and effort — all with A SINGLE PRODUCT.

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Environmentally Friendly

  • It does not contain any silicones, solvents or phosphates.
  • Shipped in concentrated form to reduce packaging waste and storage space.
  • KLEEN KOTE is non-staining and will not contaminate the contents of your cargo. It will not harm electrical apparatus, wiring or controls and is water-based.
  • KLEEN KOTE does not leave a slick residue on sprayed surfaces, making it safe for your employees.

Easy to Use

  • Simply add concentrate to the required amount of water and the product is ready to use.
  • It eliminates the need for bulky covers as well as oily or wax-based coatings that need to be scraped or scrubbed off.
  • Does not require any special application or mixing equipment.
  • Can be applied immediately after the surface has been washed — no waiting for the surface to dry before applying.
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Efficient and Effective

  • Eliminates the need for extra processing steps.
  • There is no need to remove the coating after transit or storage–your product is ready for use.
  • Reduces labor time and costs with quick as well as simple application.
  • Withstands all environmental conditions, including preventing flash rust on freshly cleaned surfaces.

Economical

  • Adjustable, water-based product for use in multiple applications.
  • 55 gallons (208 liters) of concentrate, mixed at 8 to 1 with water, makes 495 gallons (1,874 liters) of ready-to-use product and has an average coverage ratio of 2,000 sq. ft. (185 sq. meters) per mixed gallon (3.79 liters).
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Durable Protectant

  • KLEEN KOTE leaves a thin, clear barrier that will not rinse off in rain. Also, it protects against various environmental conditions.
  • Withstands the severe environmental conditions of the maritime industry AND holds up for the duration of exposure.

Extends Product Life

  • It protects and preserves against the potential threats caused by atmospheric corrosion, corrosive environments as well as contaminants.
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KLEEN KOTE 200 – USAGE SUGGESTIONS

These are the primary applications and suggested mix ratios for KLEEN KOTE 200 – Usage Suggestions. The ratios can be varied up or down according to your results. For usage instructions visit our Product PDFs tab to download printable PDF or Text versions. If you have any questions regarding a particular application or mix ratio, please feel free to contact customer support at: (800) 801-7832 or support@4progressive.com.

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Cement Powder – Release Agent

  • 8 to 1
  • Use KLEEN KOTE to keep Cement from sticking to or damaging the cargo hold and deck area. It is an environmentally safe, easy to use alternative to traditional methods of protecting the hold as well as deck area. It also provides rust inhibiting qualities to help prevent corrosion.

Coal & Petcoke – Release Agent

  • 8 to 1 (3 to 1 thru 5 to 1 for GDP)
  • Use KLEEN KOTE to keep Coal & Petcoke from staining or damaging the cargo hold and deck area. It is an environmentally safe, easy to use alternative to traditional methods of protecting the hold and deck area. It also provides rust inhibiting qualities to help prevent corrosion.

Fertilizers – Release Agent/Corrosion Inhibitor

  • 8 to 1
  • Use KLEEN KOTE to keep fertilizers from staining or corroding the cargo hold and also deck area. It is an environmentally safe, easy to use alternative to traditional methods of protecting the hold and deck area. It also provides rust inhibiting qualities to help prevent corrosion.

Salts & Sulfur – Release Agent/Corrosion Inhibitor

  • 3 to 1 thru 5 to 1
  • Use KLEEN KOTE to keep salts and sulfurs from sticking or corroding the cargo hold and also deck area. It is an environmentally safe, easy to use alternative to traditional methods of protecting the hold and deck area. It also provides rust inhibiting qualities to help prevent corrosion.

Ship Decks – Corrosion Inhibitor

  • 8 to 1
  • Use KLEEN KOTE between shipments to protect ship decks from atmospheric/weather changes, salt, and environmental debris. KLEEN KOTE preserves as well as protects the entire deck, eliminating the need for solvents, cleaners or protective coverings. Safe for use on controls, equipment, and any surface KLEEN KOTE is applied to.
  • KLEEN KOTE will not rinse off in rain or atmospheric/weather changes and can be left on the deck, controls, and equipment during and between shipments. KLEEN KOTE can also be used on the exterior of the ship to protect the paint from corrosion caused by the environment.

Hauling Steel, Ferro Alloy, Scrap & Pig Iron & Iron Ore Fines

  • 8 to 1
  • Use KLEEN KOTE to protect the hold of the ship from staining caused by the hauling of metal fines such as Steel, Ferroalloy, Scrap & Pig Iron, and Iron Ore. It is an environmentally safe, easy to use alternative to traditional methods of protecting or repainting the entire hold.

CASE STUDIES

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Company

Carisbrooke Shipping Limited

Use

To reduce labor and cleanup costs as well as protect cargo holds from damage due to sticking bulk cargo. This ability allowed Carisbrooke to increase their efficiency by hauling loads that they would normally not accept.

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KLEEN KRETE

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The KLEEN KRETE Advantage

Cleaning and prepping the holds of your vessel between cargo loads should not be a time consuming or an unnecessarily labor intensive task.  KLEEN KRETE has been specially formulated to be safe for your crew yet extremely effective.  It can be used full strength or diluted to suit your needs.

KLEEN KRETE effectively removes hardened cement powder and soluble salts making preparation for your next cargo or repaint much less time consuming as well as safer for your crew and vessel.

KLEEN KRETE is a specially formulated product that is safe for use on: aluminum, steel, chrome, glass, paint, rubber and most other surfaces when used according to directions. It does not require any special application equipment and will significantly reduce cleanup and preparation times.  As an added benefit KLEEN KRETE will reduce your waste water disposal costs by reducing the amount of water needed for cleanup when used as recommended.

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KLEEN KOTE ADVANTAGE, SIZES, ETC.

Available Sizes:

  • 1 gallon
  • 4-1 gallon case
  • 5 gallon
  • 55 gallon
  • 275 gallon tote

If your vessel looks like this, OR WORSE, after you offload a cement powder cargo, try KLEEN KRETE. A safe and cost effective way to maintain your fleet.

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Environmentally Friendly

KLEEN KRETE is a biodegradable, eco-friendly concentrate that is safer than conventional methods of removing cement powder, hardened concrete and soluble salts.

Safe for Use on Most Surfaces

KLEEN KRETE will not harm aluminum, chrome, electrical systems, glass, paint, rubber and most surfaces when used according to directions.

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Easy to Use

KLEEN KRETE is packaged ready-to-use and can be sprayed, brushed or rolled on without the use of special equipment. For added convenience, it is packaged in 1 gallon (3.78 liters), 5 gallon (18.90 liters) and 55 gallon (207.90 liters) quantities and every 1 gallon(3.78 liter) bottle includes a 36″ trigger sprayer.

Non-Hazardous

KLEEN KRETE is safer for your employees and the environmental than conventional acids.

 
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Reduces Equipment Damage and Labor Costs

KLEEN KRETE reduces the amount of labor and water needed to remove cement powder, hardened concrete or soluble salts. Also, it is packaged ready-to-use without the need for special application or cleanup equipment.

Can be diluted in some applications.

KLEEN KRETE – USAGE SUGGESTIONS

These are the primary applications, as well as suggested mix ratios, for KLEEN KRETE. The ratios can be varied up or down according to your results. For Kleen Krete usage suggestions and instructions, please visit our Product PDFs tab to download printable PDFs or Text versions. If you have any questions regarding a particular application or mix ratio, please feel free to contact customer support at 800.801.7832 or support@4progressive.com.

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Hardened Cement Powder Remover

  • Undiluted thru 1 to 1
  • KLEEN KRETE to remove hardened cement powder from a variety of surfaces. Also, it is an environmentally safe, easy to use alternative to traditional methods of removing hardened cement.

Soluble Salt Remover and Surface Preparation

  • 5 to 1
  • KLEEN KRETE is used to remove soluble salts from all types of surfaces. This allows for better paint adhesion and also lessens the chances of corrosion beginning under the paint surface.

KLEEN KRETE – PRODUCT PDF LIBRARY

To view the Kleen Krete – Product PDF Library Documents below, please left click on your choice. You can also download a copy to your computer by right clicking your mouse on the selection of your choice and choosing “Save As”. Get a free copy of Adobe Acrobat Reader to view files.

KLEENE KRETE CASE STUDIES

If your company has a success story for Kleen Krete case studies and you would like to share, please email us a brief description with pictures. We will assemble a case study for your approval and share your story. Thank you.

Click Here To Email Us Your Success Story

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