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Lifegard 900

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Lifegard 900

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Manufacturer: Rochester Midland

Liquid Alkaline Cleaner

Industrial Use Only



LIFEGARD 900 is a liquid alkaline cleaner effective in removing organic soils including starch and proteinaceous soils, and body oils from cages, racks and accessories. LIFEGARD 900 is a highly chelated, non caustic product especially formulated with polymers, a wetting agent, and dispersant.

LIFEGARD 900 is safe to use on glass, plastics, polycarbonate cages, aluminum, galvanized steel, and stainless steel surfaces. It is designed to be used in CIP systems, pressure washers, soak tanks, automatic rack and tunnel washing equipment, cart and cage washers, bottle washers, and by bucket and brush application.

LIFEGARD 900 is highly effective in wash solutions with temperatures from 120°F (35°C) up to 190°F (74°C). It produces very low foam when water temperature is 120°F (35°) or higher.

CIP Systems/Automatic Washers/Pressure Washers: Dilute LIFEGARD 900 1/4 - 1/2 ounce per gallon of water (512:1 - 256:1).

Manual Applications: Apply LIFEGARD 900 diluted 1-2 ounces per gallon of water (128:1 - 64:1).

Wear goggles, rubber gloves, rubber shoes or boots, and other appropriate protective clothing when handling. Liquid may penetrate leather shoes and cause delayed burns. If ventilation is inadequate, a suitable respirator may be needed. Keep container closed when not in use. Refer to the product Material Safety Data Sheet for other safety information.


Eyes: May Cause Eye Burns. Ingestion: Large quantities may cause burns to digestive tract and stomach irritation. Inhalation: Inhalation of vapors or mists may cause nose and respiratory irritation, sore throat, and coughing. Skin: Prolonged contact may lead to irritation and dermatitis. May cause skin burns.

If in Eyes: In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes and get medical attention if irritation persists. If ingested: Drink several glasses of water or milk. Contact physician if irritation persists. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. If inhaled: Move person to fresh air. Aid breathing if necessary. If on skin: Rinse thoroughly with water.

Ingredients: Tetrasodium EDTA (64-02-8), Water (7732-18-5), Sodium citrate (68-04-2), Sodium silicate (1344-09-8), Sodium polyacrylate (9903-04-7).

Medical Emergency Telephone 1-800-535-5053 (U.S.) Outside the U.S. 1-352-323-3500

For Technical Service or Ordering Information USA 1.800.762.4448 (Toll Free)

World Headquarters, 155 Paragon Drive, Rochester, NY 14624 USA





55 U.S. Gallons (208 Liters)

117895 57

1210- C 07/18/2011

NAC No.: 13690123

Food Safety Division

Telephone:   585-336-2200
Order Desk:   800-388-4762
Fax:   585-336-2357
Technical Service:   267-253-4087
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Lifegard 900 information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

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