Electroless Nickel & Cobalt Disposal Liquid
PART NUMBER: ELECEND4OZ
Fortunately, electroless nickel & cobalt are fairly safe materials, nevertheless, there are heavy metals (nickel & cobalt) in the solution and they should not be disposed of carelessly.
Our kits have a special system included to 'plate out' the excess nickel & cobalt , rendering the rest of the solution harmless, enabling you to dispose of down a drain, or as per your local regulations.
The ELECEND Electroless Nickel & Cobalt Disposal Liquid is added to the solution when the kit is no longer required as per the following instructions as supplied in the manual with a kit.
Chemical Disposal Procedure.
Add enough household ammonia to make the plating solution turn blue Heat to 170 deg f. Using 1 steel pad per litre of solution, immerse them into the solution.
Add the END concentrate at the rate of 20 ml per litre of solution.
Heat the bath to 190-205 deg F approx. 1-2 hours until the solution turns water white.
The solution is now drain safe and can be disposed of.
The MSDS for this product can be found by scrolling down this page,