Hold Cleaning Chemicals

IMO Annex V compliant

Cleaning agents used for hold cleaning should not be harmful to the marine environment and must not contain any components which are known as carcinogenic, mutagenic or reprotoxic (CMR). Chemtec Cleaners are in compliance with all Marpol regulations, having an excellent environmental profil and can be discharge to the sea. Records should be kept on board of cleaning agents been used with the evidence that products are as per Marpol regulations.

Please contact us regarding the required statement.


Remove all loose residues. Pre-wash the cargo hold with sea or fresh water and let it dry. Depending on the type of contamination prepare a cleaner solution of 5 to 20% in fresh water and spray it onto the surface. Allow the solution to act for 10-20 minutes thereafter wash the chemicals thoroughly off using high pressure water,
Always wash off before chemicals dry on the surface.


Powerful strong alkaline cleaner

For cleaning aſter coal, pet coke, oily residues, sulphur, concentrates, specific ore residues, and other difficult cargoes, as well as lighter grease, oil, miscellaneous feedstock and dirt deposits

KT-Alka Product Info


Very effective multipurpose heavy duty cleaner

For cleaning aſter coal, pet coke, oily residues, specific ore residues, grease and mineral- or vegetable oil, miscellaneous feedstock and dirt deposits.
Ideal for cleaning after most dry cargoes, up to Water White Standard

None dangerous product with an excellent environmental profile ideal for manual cleaning.

KT-Plus Product Info


Phosphoric acid based cleaner

Removal of rust stains, bauxite and iron ore type cargoes

KT-Metal Product Info

Raw Materials

Besides above cleaning chemicals we supply raw materials such as:

  • Hydrochloric Acid/Muriatic Acid
  • Oxalic Acid
  • Sodium Hypochlorite (Bleach)