Indicon Gel Landing – Sterilex®

About

Indicon™ Gel is a rapid biological hygiene indicator specifically designed to identify the presence of biofilm on a surface. When the product comes into contact with biofilm, Indicon Gel rapidly produces white micro-bubbles/foam within 2 minutes, providing a visual indicator of potential harborage niches.

Properties

Form – Viscous Liquid
Appearance – Dark Blue
Density – 1.02 g/ml or 8.51 lb/gal
Odor – Slight
pH – 4.5 – 5.5

Benefits

  • Rapidly detects the presence of invisible biofilm harborage niches
  • Provides a cost-effective, quick visual indication of the presence of biofilm on a surface which may contain microorganisms such as Listeria, Escherichia coli (E. coli) or Salmonella
  • Perfect for “seek and destroy” missions
  • Easy, ready to use spray gel, no mixing needed
  • Allows for detection on large surface areas
  • Reaches niches a swab cannot
  • Micro-bubble reaction is readily visible on a variety of surfaces
  • Not regulated for transport
  • Freely rinsable

Compatibility

Compatibility testing conducted for 10 consecutive days (14,400 minutes of use). Simulates 5.5 years of daily treatments.

  • Material
  • Al 1100
  • Al 5052
  • Al 3003
  • Carbon Steel
  • SS 304
  • SS 316
  • HDPE
  • LDPE
  • Polypropylene
  • PVC
  • Teflon (PTFE)
  • Delrin (acetyl)
  • Comments
  • Compatible
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  • Material
  • Lexan (Polycarbonate)
  • Makrolon (Polycarbonate)
  • PET (Mylar)
  • Viton
  • BUNA-N
  • Bronze 1
  • Copper 2
  • Brass 2
  • Natural rubber 3
  • Galvanized steel
  • Comments
  • Compatible
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  • Semi-compatible
  • Not-compatible
  • Not-compatible
  • Not-compatible
  • Not-compatible

1 Minor staining on surface
2 Staining on surface
3 Slight tackiness

Indicon Gel Applications

  • Food contact surfaces
  • Equipment and framework
  • Environmental surfaces
  • Stainless steel cutting surfaces
  • Known harborage niches
  • Difficult to clean areas

Download our Indicon Gel Technical Data Sheet

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800.511.1659

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Available Sizes

  • Size
  • Case of 4 x inner cartons
  • Item Code
  • IND-128

Each carton contains 2 x 16 oz. bottles, 1 x trigger sprayer

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*Biofilm label claims approved for specific applications only. See product label for full label claims and usage instructions.
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