KT-Alka (Hold Cleaning)

Strong Alkaline Cleaner

  • Powerful Strong alkaline cleaner for hold cleaning
  • For cleaning aſter coal, pet coke, oily residues, sulphur, concentrates, specific ore residues, and other difficult cargoes, as well as lighter grease, oil, miscellaneous feedstock and dirt deposits
  • Contains no solvents or volatile organic compounds (VOC free)



Availability: Algeciras, ARA Range, Buenos Aires, Cape Town, Dubai, Durban, Genoa, Guanghzou, Hamburg, Houston, Istanbul, Kandla, Kiel Canal, Montevideo, Mumbai, New York, Panama, Port Said / Suez, Porto Alegre, Shanghai, Singapore, Tianjin, Ulsan

Packing: 22 kg can, 220 – 228 kg drum

Additional information


pH :pure: 13,0
Phys. properties :clear yellow liquid
Spec. gravity :1.1 – 1,15
Storage temperature :cold stability -8 deg C.
Foam formation :slightly foaming
Solubility in H2O :complete

Applications of use

Suitable in fresh water

Allow the solution to act for 10-20 minutes thereafter wash the chemicals thoroughly off using high pressure water

Safety Aspects

  • Causes severe skin burns and eye damages
  • Consult the Material Safety Data Sheet
  • Medical Emergency information in case of poisoning: Poison Information Center Mainz – 24h –Phone: +49 (0) 6131 19240 (advisory service in German or English language)

Waste Water Information

  • Contains readily biodegradable surface active agents, complexing agents, potassium hydroxide and additives (biodegradable > 90%)
  • Excellent environmental profile with a low water hazard class 1
  • Approved by MARPOL/IMO in accordance with MEPC.1/Circ.590