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Biofoam (Canada)

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Company: Vetoquinol


Foaming Descaling Detergent

Powerful foaming cleaning concentrate

Superior descaling properties

For use in food processing, hatcheries and on the farm


APPLICATION: For the removal of organic and inorganic residues particularly the build up of scale. Biofoam™ - is ideal for the removal of soiling in hatcheries and processing plants where humidity can cause soil and scale build-up. Biofoam™ will also help to remove stubborn staining and soiling on factory floors and slats on livestock farms.


A synergistic blend of surfactants which combine to produce a superior foaming cleaner, preventing the build-up of scale.

Directions For Use

DILUTION RATES: In normal use Biofoam™ should be used at a dilution rate of between 0.5% - 5% dependant on soiling and scaling levels. In situations where there are thick build-ups of scaling and soil it may be necessary to use Biofoam™ at a higher concentration rate of up to 10%.

SPRAYING: Apply at a rate of 500 mL per m2 with either a knapsack sprayer or pressure washer. The pressure washer should be set on a low pressure setting (500 psi - 35 bars) using a 45 degrees jet angle. Hot water will improve the effectiveness of the product. Allow a contact time of 15 minutes prior to rinsing all surfaces thoroughly with water at high pressure (3000 psi - 207 bars). For personal comfort when spraying the product, wear a suitable mist respirator.

FOAMING: Apply at a rate of 250 mL per m2 with a pressure washer set on a low pressure setting (500 psi - 35 bars). Hot water will improve the effectiveness of the product. Allow a contact time of 15 minutes prior to rinsing all surfaces thoroughly with water at high pressure (3000 psi - 207 bars).

STAIN REMOVAL: For awkward stains and established scale build-ups, Biofoam™ may be used undiluted.


Do not allow product to enter any watercourses. Do not allow product to freeze.


Hazard Statements: Causes serious eye irritation. Causes skin irritation.

Precautionary Statements: Wear protective gloves and eye/face protection. Wash hands thoroughly after handling.

IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water. Take off contaminated clothing and wash it before reuse. If skin irritation occurs: Get medical attention.

IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. If eye irritation persists: Get medical attention.

Store in original container protected from direct sunlight in a dry, cool and well-ventilated area, away from incompatible materials and food and drink.

Percentage of the mixture consisting of ingredient(s) of unknown toxicity: 8.8%


Distributed by: Vetoquinol N.-A. Inc., 2000, ch. Georges, Lavaltrie, QC, Canada J5T 3S5

Manufactured by: ANTEC INTERNATIONAL LIMITED, Windham Road, Chilton Industrial Estate, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2XD UK.

Tel: +44 (0) 1787 377305

Fax: +44 (0) 1787 310846

©2018 LANXESS. LANXESS™ and the LANXESS Logo are trademarks of LANXESS Deutschland GmbH or its affiliates. All trademarks are registered in many countries worldwide.

Net Contents:





57785858/Biofoam/20L/Vetoquinol,Canada, French/31.07.17/G


CPN: 1234248.4

Commercial Division

Telephone:   450-586-2252
Order Desk:   800-363-1700
Fax:   450-586-4649
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Biofoam information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the Canadian product label or package insert.

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