Germany – This year's parts2clean fair will be held at the Stuttgart fairgrounds on October 22-24.

New developments to be displayed and demonstrated include equipment for cleaning with hydrocarbons, modifi ed alcohols and polar solvents. A dry ice blasting unit is also being presented and other innovations include new cleaning nozzles for aqueous spray washing.

Various developments in cleaning media will also being on show, along with systems to handle the increasingly important task of checking and documenting cleanliness.

The Fraunhofer Cleaning Technology Alliance is handling the coordination of the programme for the fair’s technical forum, which covers a variety of areas and will feature a total of 29 lectures on topics ranging from basic technical issues to specific questions.