EW 61

Liquid Anti-Foam Concentrate For Egg Washing

* Purpose

EW 61 is designed to suppress and control foam caused by excessive breaking of eggs in wash tanks. It should be used when chemical and mechanical adjustments fail to control foaming.

* Typical Applications

EW 61 is designed for use in pressure spray washers in egg cleaning plants, particularly where increased egg breakage is anticipated. EW 61 is safe to use in contact with steel, stainless steel, copper, tin, brass, or aluminum, as well as tile, brick, porcelain, plastic and painted surfaces, when used as directed.

* Advantages

Highly Concentrated – A little goes a long way.

Neutral pH – Will not affect properties of products used with it.

Liquid – Easily dispensed and controlled.

* Properties

EW 61 is a clear, odorless, liquid which is completely miscible with water at all recommended use concentrations. EW 61 is neutral in pH, and has a Specific Gravity of 1.01 (8.4 lbs./gallon).

* Use Directions

Wash eggs with recommended LW Chemical egg detergent. Use EW 61 only as needed. EW 61 should be used at the rate of 1 ounce per 100 gallons of wash water. The exact amount needed will depend upon the soil load, and quantity of broken eggs. Avoid overuse of this product, as it may adversely affect whippability of egg white. Maintain temperature of wash water (20-40 F.) higher than internal temperature of eggs.

* Packaging

Available in 5 gallon plastic pails.

* Authorization

EW 61 is authorized by the USDA for use under category code letter Q5:

Foam Control Compounds: may be used to control foam in egg washing machines. Eggs

washed in water containing these compounds shall be immediately subject to a thorough

potable water rinse.

EW 61



Care should be taken to avoid getting product in eyes. In case of contact with eyes, flush immediately with plenty of water. In the event irritation persists, check with physician.

Commodity Code:

Cleaning Compound, Liquid