Biodegradable Cleaner, Dispersant

General Description

BAYWASH 1055N is a concentrated, water-soluble, highly rinsable combination of mild natural detergents, surfactants, and grease emulsifiers that will function extremely well in fresh or brine water. The balanced emulsification system and neutral pH is ideally suited for degreasing tanks and barges before welding or personnel entry safely and effectively. BAYWASH 1055N has been proven to be very effective in cleaning grease, oils, drilling muds, diesel and hydraulic fluids from metal surfaces. BAYWASH 1055N will rinse completely clean with water leaving behind a corrosion resistant surface. Safe to use when cleaning potable water tanks. BAYWASH 1055N is extremely effective when used as a bilge cleaner.


BAYWASH 1055N is very mild and may be used on any surface not harmed by water. The emulsification properties and moderate pH of BAYWASH 1055N make it an ideal degreaser and dispersant. BAYWASH 1055N may be applied by mop, brush, sponge, foam applicator, or pump sprayer. Allow for penetration prior to wash down.

Physical Properties

Color / Odor Red / Mild Mint
Specific Gravity 1.01 - 1.04
pH 7.5 - 8.5
Freeze Point 32 F


For best results, dilute BAYWASH 1055N as needed to soil conditions. Suggested dilutions are as follows:

  • 1 : 5 in water for extremely soiled surfaces;
  • 1 : 10 on moderately soiled surfaces;
  • 1 : 12 on oil spills.

When used as a bilge cleaner, use 1:10 for extremely contaminated bilges, and up to 30:1 for normal oil control.


BAYWASH 1055N is available in UN approved 5 gallon pails, 55 gallon drums and bulk quantities.


Observe warning label on containers. Normal precautions for industrial chemicals apply.

aka: BAYWASH, DG-1055N
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pdf Baywash / DG-1055N-DEGREASER-PB (24 KB)

pdf BAYWASH 1055N SDS (189 KB)