IEC Standard Dishwash Detergent Type A

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Product name: GSM-A IEC Standard Dishwash Detergent Type A
Product order code: 88101
Standard Previous editions of IEC 60436 (not in current version!)
Package size: 1 kg
Price: Price list



Sodium Tripolyphosphate 24,0 %
Sodium Dichlorisocyanorate 2,3 %
Sodium Metasilicate 25,0 %
Sodium Metasilicate Pantahydrate 37,0 %
Sodium Carbonate, anhydrous balance

Note: As suggested by IEC SC 59A WG1 the nonionic surfactant is not included in this latest composition anymore due to the known foam problems after longer storage time.


Quality Control

Samples of all batches are chemically analysed. We also run performance tests to finally establish and propose performance criteria. Descriptions of chemical analysis methods are available.

Storage recommendation

This product is produced to provide you with a test material of reliable quality and performance. To maintain this quality please keep this product in a cool and dark place. Expected shelf life then is 1 year.

Known Issues

This detergent was specified for testing performance of dishwashers but deleted from the standard and replaced by more up to date formulations. We know of issues when being used in material testing, see here for more details.