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Old 05-08-2009, 10:42 PM   #1
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Default 5 star PBW solution

Is 5 star a cleaner only or also able to be used as a sanitizer?


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Old 05-08-2009, 10:59 PM   #2
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PBW is a cleaner only.


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Old 05-08-2009, 11:08 PM   #3
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Pretty much the same thing as washing soda(available at wall mart for 1/5 the cost). Works best at about 150*. Rinse well.
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I say oxy-clean (or it's generic counterpart) FTW!!!
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