NASHVILLE — October 2023 — KYZEN, the global leader in innovative environmentally friendly cleaning chemistries, has been honored with the prestigious Mexico Technology Award in the category of Cleaning Materials for its revolutionary AQUANOX® A4618 Aqueous In-Line Cleaning Solution. The award ceremony took place on Wednesday, October 25, 2023, during the SMTA Guadalajara event held in Mexico.

The Mexico Technology Awards, known for recognizing exceptional advancements in technology within the manufacturing industry, provide a platform to showcase groundbreaking products. KYZEN’s AQUANOX A4618 was awarded for its exceptional performance and contribution to the field of cleaning materials.

AQUANOX A4618 stands as a versatile and highly dispersive aqueous cleaning chemistry designed to meet the challenges of cleaning modern lead-free flux residues, all while achieving stunning, mirrored solder finishes. This innovative solution offers several key benefits that set it apart:

Efficient Flux Residue Removal: AQUANOX® A4618 effectively tackles various flux types, including no-clean and Pb-free residues, ensuring pristine cleanliness and optimal solder performance.

Eco-Friendly and Low VOC: As an environmentally responsible option, A4618 presents a low VOC solution that aligns with KYZEN’s commitment to sustainability and eco-friendliness.

Low Cost of Ownership: With a carefully calibrated stabilizer package and extended tank life, AQUANOX® A4618 offers a cost-effective cleaning solution that optimizes manufacturing processes.

Exceptional Materials Compatibility: The solution is engineered to provide exceptional materials compatibility, preserving the integrity of delicate components and substrates.

Superior Performance at Low Concentrations and Temperatures: A4618 demonstrates its efficacy at low concentrations and temperatures, ensuring efficient cleaning without compromising on performance.

„We are truly honored to receive the Mexico Technology Award for Cleaning Materials for our AQUANOX A4618 Aqueous In-Line Cleaning Solution,“ stated Tom Forsythe, Executive Vice President at KYZEN. „This award reinforces our dedication to delivering innovative, high-performing, and environmentally responsible solutions to our valued customers.“

The recognition underscores KYZEN’s commitment to pushing the boundaries of cleaning technology and delivering solutions that cater to the evolving needs of the manufacturing industry.

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KYZEN is a global leader in providing environmentally responsible, RoHS compliant precision cleaning chemistries for industries ranging from electronics and advanced packaging to metal finishing and aerospace applications. Since its founding in 1990, KYZEN’s innovative cleaning technologies, scientific expertise and customer support have been repeatedly recognized with the industry’s most prestigious awards.