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Cool Soak

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Cool Soak

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Company: Micro-Scientific

Stain & Rust Remover

Cool Soak™ Stain & Rust Remover is specially formulated to remove rust, water spots and detergent residue from stainless steel and tungsten carbide surgical instruments; automatic washing equipment and autoclaves. Cool Soak may be used manually, in ultrasonic washers and for descaling automatic washing equipment and autoclaves.

● Concentrated

● Restores shine

● Loosens joints and locks

● Safe for stainless steel and tungsten carbide

Directions For Use

Wear appropriate personal protective equipment based on safe work practices.

Manual Descaling: Dilute 1 part Cool Soak with 7 parts warm water. Soak thoroughly cleaned and opened instruments in prepared solution for 5-15 minutes. Scrub instruments under the water with the Cool Soak solution and rinse thoroughly with water. Thoroughly clean instruments again once Cool Soak has been used and then lubricate and sterilize as normal. Change solution daily or more often as needed.

Ultrasonic Descaling: Dilute 1 part with 7 parts water. Run a normal cleaning cycle with the ultrasonic lid closed. Drain and rinse thoroughly before refilling with detergent.

Descaling Automatic Washing Equipment: Dilute 1 fl. oz. (30 mL) to 3 fl. oz. (88 mL) per gallon (3.8 L) of water and follow manufacturer’s guidelines for descaling.

Descaling Autoclaves: Dilute 1 part with 1 part water. Apply solution to completely cooled chamber walls (recommend to cool chamber overnight) and allow product to sit for 10-15 minutes. Wipe off chamber walls (scrubbing may be necessary for heavier mineral deposits) and then rinse thoroughly with water.


May be corrosive to metals. Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.

Precautionary Statement(s): Keep only in original container. Do not breathe dusts or mists. Wash hands thoroughly after handling. Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. Absorb spillage to prevent material damage. If swallowed: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting. Immediately call a poison center or doctor. If on skin (or hair): Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower. Wash contaminated clothing before reuse. Immediately call a poison center or doctor. If inhaled: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing. Immediately call a poison center or doctor. If in eyes: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Immediately call a poison center or doctor. Store in corrosive resistant container with a resistant inner liner. Store locked up. Dispose of contents and container in accordance with all local, regional, national and international regulations.


See SDS for additional information.

For professional use only.

Store in a cool, dry area.

Emergency Phone Number

24-Hour Number: 1-800-535-5053

International: 1-352-323-3500

Manufacturer: Micro-Scientific, LLC, 755 Tri-State Parkway, Gurnee, IL 60031 USA


Made in the U.S.A.




1 Gallon (3.8 L)



CPN: 1524002.0

Toll-Free:   1-888-253-2536
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