What’s Happening

What’s Happening at Oil Sponge

Production update

***PRODUCTION UPDATE*** EFFECTIVE 1-27-21.  Due to the large volume of orders in our production queue, there is a minimum lead-time of 4-5 weeks on all new Oil Sponge Absorbent orders and 2-3 weeks on all Oil Sponge UC+ Cleaner orders.

March Madness Sale!

March Madness Sale!

With spring right around the corner, many of our customers will be increasing their workload as the weather becomes much nicer. However, just because the weather is nice, doesn’t mean that you won’t have those unwanted spills. Phase III is offering some great discounts on our Oil Sponge absorbents both with and without bacteria. We also have some new private label programs available for those looking to develop their own brand. Give us a call at 480-503-2847 to see how we can help you today.

Selecting the best parts washer for your shop

Selecting the best parts washer for your shop

Selecting the best parts washer for your shop can be a challenge. One of the biggest issues facing any M.R.O. facility is finding a good parts washer and service program.  At Phase III, we like to take all of the mystery, frustration and hardships out of your parts washer operations.  We can provide you with a simple, safe, reliable and effective parts washer program. Although solvent-based parts washer systems have been around for the last 70 years, much has improved. 18 years ago Phase III pioneered the “water-based microbial” parts washer system, today every competitor has their own version.  What...

Septic Tank Solutions

Septic Tank Solutions

Septic System Issues? Many people have homes on septic tank service and many times they never have a problem, until they do.  What I mean, is that the septic tank is “out of sight and out of mind” for the 99.9% of the time that you live in your home.  The problems usually arise from too many of the wrong effluents and not enough of the right preventative maintenance.  In order to understand how treating your septic system can help you, you need to know how it works. How Your Septic System Works Septic systems are underground wastewater treatment structures,...

How to deal with oil stains on concrete

How to deal with oil stains on concrete

So, you have some oil stains on your concrete… One of the most popular questions that we are asked at Phase III is, “How do I clean oil stains on my driveway?”.  My typical response is, “Did you fix what was leaking on your driveway?”, because it is no use cleaning your driveway, if something is going to continue leaking oil on it.  To get a better understanding of how to clean the stain, we need to understand what the stain really is.  Motor oils are derived from petroleum-based and non-petroleum synthesized chemical compounds. Motor oils today are mainly blended by...

NatureSolve-AC Aircraft Cleaning Solution

NatureSolve-AC Aircraft Cleaning Solution

Aircraft Exterior and Interior Cleaning NatureSolve-AC Aircraft Cleaning Solution is a bio-degradable concentrate formulated to clean aircraft exteriors, interiors, food processing areas and other washable surfaces. NatureSolve-AC is not a soap, detergent or petroleum solvent. NatureSolve-AC is an industrial strength concentrate, formulated to remove all common soils, grease, oil, dirt, carbon, smoke and exhaust stains.  NatureSolve-AC will clean metals, plastic, rubber, porcelain, concrete and wood surfaces safely, efficiently and economically. ASTM Testing Boeing D6-17487 Revision M, Exterior and General Cleaners **CONFORMS TO ALL** ASTM F1110, Sandwich Corrosion Test ASTM F 484, Acrylic Crazing Test ASTM F 502, Paint Softening Test...

Parts Washer Usage

Parts Washer Usage

When using Oil Sponge HD cleaner in a parts washer application it is important to remember that ALL Oil Sponge branded cleaners are water-based, so they must be used in a stainless or plastic parts washer unit. The typical dilution ratio for the average shop is 4 to 5 parts water to 1 part solution.  This ratio may be adjusted based on your cleaning requirements.  The HD is the preferred parts washer solution, but the IS can also be used.  The Oil Sponge UC+ product may also be used as a parts washer solution, but keep in mind that they...

Oil Sponge branded cleaners

Oil Sponge branded cleaners

Oil Sponge Cleaners  Oil Sponge brand Cleaners are completely ”people safe”. They are NON-HAZARDOUS, NON-FLAMMABLE, NON-TOXIC, NON-EXPLOSIVE, NON-FUMING and NON-CAUSTIC. No emergency or first aid procedures are required except if splashed into eyes, then flush with water. No special equipment or protection devices are needed when using. Oil Sponge Cleaners does not require any special precautions for handling or storage. * Oil Sponge is safe on plastics, fabrics, paints, leathers, metals, wood, glass, rubber and ceramics * Oil Sponge Cleaners may be used on anything that is compatible with water. * Oil Sponge may be used in hard, soft, or...

Announcing Our New Website!

Announcing Our New Website!

Moving into the 21st century, Oil Sponge has been updated to the new website you see here. Our new site offers you, the customer, direct sales of our finest products, demonstration videos, resources, customer reviews, and so much more, Take a look around. We are sure you will be impressed.