Soot remover and multipurpose cleaner

  • Alkaline cleaning concentrate for removal of soot stains
    (Inert Gas residues)
  • Removal of black/brownish residues after Crude Benzen, Pygas and Creosote.
  • Removal of residues from mineral oils and vegatable oils
  • Removal of hydrocarbons
  • Contains no solvents or volatile organic compounds (VOC free)
  • Free of phosphates
  • No dangerous good in regulation of storage and transport (land, sea and air)
  • Very efficient cleaner for Hold Cargo Cleaning



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

Packing: 20 kg pail, 220 or 226 kg drum

Additional information


Phys. properties : brownish liquid
Flash Point: non-flammable
pH : pure: > 12,5
Spec. gravity : 1.06
Storage temperature : -3 to +35°C
Foam formation : slightly foaming
Solubility in H2O : complete

Applications of use

Suitable in freshwater only
Recommended concentration for re-circulation cleaning: 5 %
Recommended concentration for manual cleaning/spraying: 10 %
Cleaning temperature : 10 – 80°C
Recommended cleaning temperature for removal of soot: 50 – 55°C
  • Product is designed for the use in fresh water only

For removal of heavy soot stains KT-Plus can be used in mixture with Chemtec KOH (0,5-1 %)


Tank Material

  • Safe to use on stainless steel Marine Line and Epoxy coatings.
  • KT-Plus is not suitable for zinc silicate coatings (alkaline cleaner)

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Safety Aspects

  • Causes serious eye damage
  • Causes skin irritation
  • 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, metasilicate, potassium hydroxide and additives (biodegradable > 90%)
  • Excellent environmental profile with low water hazard class 1
  • Approved by MARPOL/IMO in accordance with MEPC.1/Circ.590