|Weekly Cleaning Procedure
Note: If analysing high fat products this procedure should be carried out daily.
1/ Put the Auto clean system into manual operation by switching the Auto Clean to Off.
2/ Place a pre-warmed 10% Decon/Water solution under the sample pipette and press the 1 Clean button, this activates a detergent clean cycle.
3/ Follow up with two more detergent clean cycles.
4/ Wait for 5 minutes then place a container of water under the sample pipette and perform three water clean cycles.
5/ This removes all traces of soap solution from the tubing’s.
6/ Switch the Auto Clean back to the On position.
Note: Decon solutions should never be left in the instrument for long periods of time as the aggressive nature of this material can damage rubber O-rings, seals and the optical cell.