Mold Cleaner Uses EPA-Exempt VOC Compounds 

Slide Products’ X-EMPT mold cleaner guarantees air quality regulation compliance for plastic processors.


Facebook Share Icon LinkedIn Share Icon Twitter Share Icon Share by EMail icon Print Icon
Slide Products' X-EMPT mold cleaner.

Photo Credit: Slide Products

Slide Products Inc. presents X-EMPT, a mold cleaner that contains only EPA-exempt VOC compounds, guaranteeing air quality regulation compliance for plastic processors. The cleaner surpasses California Air Resource Board (CARB) standards, and like Slide’s other products, has no chlorinated solvents.

According to Slide Products President Michael Muth, X-EMPT is specifically designed to clean molds that have cooled to temperatures ranging from 32-200ºF (0-149ºC). Once it is sprayed on, the cleaner quickly removes sticky, waxy and oily buildup before evaporating; no wiping is needed.

Further, Slide Products notes that with X-EMPT, molds can be cleaned and stored within minutes, ready for the next production run. The new mold cleaner is available in 16-ounce aerosol cans (product #47410), as well as one-gallon (#47401B), five-gallon (#47405B) and 55-gallon (#47455B) containers.


  • Texture Secrets

    Of all the tasks polishers face in this trade, texture and its related problems are probably among the most challenging. But with a few tips and tricks, almost any polisher will be able to stand up to this daunting task to produce professional results.

  • Global Outlook for Mold Manufacturing

    Tool and die/precision machining industry trends are amazingly uniform worldwide. Business is tough almost everywhere, but getting better.

  • How to Use Thermal Imaging for Mold Approval

    Using thermal imaging to look at any part of the process and know the actual hot and cold temperatures and their locations can give moldmakers an edge over the competition.