Hide Processing Agents
Birko makes a variety of agents useful for washing hides and cleaning hide processing equipment. XLERATOR® is a hide curing additive that improves cure rate by maximizing salt absorption.
|An effective cleaner, bleaching agent, flocculant and odor control agent for many applications. The principle uses are as a wastewater additive and as a cleaning adjunct for hide curing baths. Offers far less corrosion than most chlorinated compounds. USDA information made available upon request.||L|
|Hi Cap 333™
|A safe, mildly alkaline surfactant cleaner used primarily for washing hides and hide processing equipment. Safe to use on all metal and tiled surfaces, even undiluted, and is especially effective on fats and greases. HI CAP 333 is also acceptable for used as a general-purpose cleaner in federally inspected meat and poultry plants.||L|
|Hi Cap 771™
|A safe, mildly alkaline surfactant cleaner used primarily for washing hides and on hide processing equipment. Safe to use on all metal and tiled surfaces, even undiluted, and is especially effective on fats and greases. Also acceptable for used as a general- purpose cleaner in federally inspected meat and poultry plants.||L|
|A self-foaming, powerful yet mild general-purpose cleaner that is also used in hide washing raceways. It effectively loosens and removes soils and is safe for use on most equipment including aluminum and galvanized, floors and walls, rubber and neoprene (boots, tires, aprons, etc.), and plastics. Powerful yet mild detergent cleaner for all surfaces.||L|
|Sana Tec® Powder.
|An accelerator for hide-brine curing which assists in moisture retention and extends the storage life of hides. This product contains no chlorinated hydrocarbons so that hide trimmings are acceptable for food gelatin manufacturing.||P|
|An organochlorine compound for improving cure rate and the finished quality of hides. The bleaching qualities make it ideal as a deodorant, cleaner, and conditioner for raceway brine. Only 1 ounce per gallon gives over 1000 ppm available chlorine.||P|
|A 100% active compound for improving cure rate and the quality of hides and also a hide conditioner. Environmentally friendly, this product improves brine uptake and storage performance on hides. Deodorizes brine, improves yield, suppleness and shelf life on your product.||L|