Cortec organic biobased Rust Remover powered by EcoAir Technology
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Cortec organic biobased Rust Remover powered by EcoAir Technology

Cortec organic biobased Rust Remover powered by EcoAir Technology

Conventional rust removers can be very dangerous to use, handle, and store. For this reason Cortec® spent decades developing environmental safe corrosion protection solutions.

Utilizing latest technology, Cortec scientists created   USDA 92% Certified, biobased, water-based EcoAir® Non-Toxic Rust Remover that provides multi-metal corrosion protection. Product is also biodegradable and non-toxic. Packaged in an air-powered spray can, it removes rust and stains without polluting and is non flammable.

EcoAir® 422 will remove corrosion from metal without creating waste disposal difficulties and is far more operator friendly than traditional rust removers. It will not adversely affect paints, plastics, wood, textiles, ceramics, or rubber. Removal of corrosion from metal is very easy, just apply the product and rinse with water.

EcoAir® 422 is completely organic and does not require special disposal for typical use. It is especially helpful for outdo or and marine applications where chemical waste disposal can be a problem. Rust remover can be used in labour-intensive areas such as continuous assembly and packaging lines, minimizing effects on production efficiency.  VpCI®-422 G is also available as a modification of VpCI®-422, which is recommended for galvanized steel. EcoAir® 422 Rust Remover is packaged in EcoAir® air-powered spray can which makes a major step forward in the spray can technology.

The spray can is powered by compressed air that completely replaces expensive chemical propellants. This technology is innovative because a four-layer EcoPouch is inserted into a recyclable aluminium can then the can pressurized.

Finally, the EcoPouch is filled with the liquid. As the valve is depressed the surrounding pressure expels the bag’s internal fluids until the product is used up. EcoAir packaging is safe use, ship and store and has no environmental impact or chemical propellants.


  • Removes rust and corrosion from ferrous and non-ferrous metals.
  • Prevents flash rusting
  • Completely organic and readily biodegradable
  • Non-polluting and environmentally acceptable
  • Loosens rust-frozen parts
  • No adverse effects on most paints, plastics, wood, textiles, ceramics, and rubbers
  • Mild odour, ideal for in-plant use.
  • Approved for direct disposal in the North Sea

EcoAir® VpCI® 422 can be used in wide variety applications such as:

  • In-process rust removal for parts and metal stock
  • Interior and exterior surfaces of tanks and vessels
  • Outdoor machinery and equipment
  • Vehicles, automotive, aircraft and marine equipment.
  • Fences, railings, and walls,
  • Tools, locks, and rust-frozen parts.

Most products in EcoAir ® range are derived from sustainable resources. Formulation for EcoAir® VpCI® 422  has ben derived from orange peel. Relevant Test Methods:

  • ASTM F-519 – Mechanical Hydrogen, Embrittlement Evaluation of Plating/Coating Processes and Service Environments
  • ASTM D-6866-11 – Determination of Biobased Content • OECD Method 301D – Biodegradability.

Cortec organic biobased Rust Remover powered by EcoAir Technology

Post source : Cortec Corporation

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