WD-40 Industrial Products Adds Water-Based Non-Aerosol Degreaser | Construction News

WD-40 is adding non-aerosol industrial-strength cleaners and degreasers to its industrial product line.

The new products are designed for trade professionals who work in highly-regulated environments and must quickly and safely clean and degrease work sites, tools, equipment, and machinery.

The company says that WD-40 Specialist Industrial-Strength Cleaner & Degreaser has low odor and cleans so well that it outperforms other leading degreasers, based on test scores from  independent lab tests.

The water-based formula is safe to use on multiple surfaces, including sensitive metals like copper, aluminum, and chrome. The biodegradable, non-aerosol spray is also U.S. EPA Safer Choice Certified, which means it is safer for workers and the environment.

Tim Lesmeister, vice president of marketing at WD-40 Company, says that repair and operations professionals in the automotive, construction, and maintenance industries want a degreaser that can effectively and safely help them do their jobs. “The WD-40 Specialist Industrial-Strength Cleaner & Degreaser products can be used in any work environment, and on any greasy job,” ,” Lesmeister, said.  

WD-40 Specialist Industrial-Strength Cleaner & Degreaser comes in a variety of sizes with custom packaging designed to make work faster and easier. The formats include: 

  • 24-ounce Refillable Trigger – The easy, refillable port is convenient for heavy users. 
  • 32-ounce Non-Refillable Trigger – The larger bottle features a durable, shatter-resistant trigger. It’s perfect for job sites where maintaining product accuracy in the bottle is important or regulated.
  • Gallon Container – With a wide comfort-grip handle, it tackles larger jobs and can be used to easily refill the 24-ounce Refillable Trigger. 
  • Five-Gallon Container with Spigot – The easy-pour spigot and easy-stack canister is ideal for cleaning floors and other large areas.
  • 55-Gallon Drum – The lighter-weight, yet durable plastic drum is made for commercial facilities.

Other WD-40 Specialist degreasers include the aerosol Industrial-Strength Degreaser and the aerosol Machine & Engine Degreaser, formulated with deep, penetrating foam.


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