Kersia UK’s Dave Childs Presents at EHEDG

Kersia UK’s Technical Service and Training Manager Dave Childs presented on the subject of Cleaning Agents and Surface Compatibility at last week’s European Hygienic Engineering and Design Group (EHEDG) event at Cardiff Metropolitan University, which explored the topic of Contact Materials and Cleanability: Food Safety Through Hygienic Design. 

Dave’s presentation covered important areas on the subject including: 

- Failures in managing cleaning agents 

- How do cleaning & disinfection products affect surfaces? 

- The safety data and product information documents 

- International chemical corrosion laboratory standards 

- Kersia surface chemical compatibility test methods 

- Chemical Detergent & Disinfectant pH 

- Soft metal safe detergents 

- Disinfectant effect on surfaces 

- Mild corrosion removal 

- The chemical compatibility data base 

- Prevention of surface damage 



Commenting on the event and the presentation Dave said: 


“I was delighted to present on Cleaning Agents and Surface Compatibility at the recent EHEDG event. The Kersia UK team has a great deal of experience and knowledge on this topic and I was keen to share our expertise. It was great to be able to meet up with other experts from across the industry and exchange ideas and develop our knowledge even further.”