Marıtıme Cleanıng and Marıtıme Industry

Protein Surfactant Complex™ technology by Advanced BioCatalytics (ABC) is uniquely suited for the efficient use of ABC’s safe, high performance cleaning products in the Marine Industry. This includes ocean tankers, barges, tug boats, crew boats, merchant ships, cruise liners, and navy vessels.

Accell Clean® Products for Ship Cleaning

ABC’s unique cleaning products that amplify the ability of surfactants to clean oils and greases from surfaces and, at the same time, accelerate natural biodegradation of residual oils and other hydrocarbons on surfaces and in wash water.

Essentially pH neutral and readily biodegradable, Advanced BioCatalytics’ Accell Clean® Marine products are safe for workers and the environment, while they work faster and more efficiently than traditional cleaners that depend on caustic chemicals to achieve their cleaning effect.


Accell Clean® for Ship General Cleaning
• Higher Efficiency with Lower Concentration of Cleaner
• Deck, Catwalk, Drain, and Bulkhead Cleaning
• Engine, Compressor, Generator Wipeout

Accell Clean® for Ship Tank Cleaning
• Cargo Tank Cleaning – IMO Approved
• Fuel or Oil Tank Cleaning
• Holding Tank Cleaning

Accell Clean® for Bilge Cleaning
• Decreases In-Port Bilge Servicing Time
• Reduces Foul Odors from the Bilge

Accell Clean® for Ship Exterior Cleaning
• Above-Water-Line Hull Cleaning
• Fender and Bumper Cleaning

Environmentally Friendly
Being nearly pH-neutral and readily biodegradable, Advanced BioCatalytics’ Accell Clean® products are safe for cleaning personnel and environment. Additionally, they work faster and more efficiently than traditional cleaners that depend on caustic chemicals.

High Performance
Achieves cleaning to Methanol standard in half the time, increasing the number of revenue earning days. Their broad cleaning capacity eliminates the need to inventory a range of cleaning chemicals, dramatically cutting costs.

ABC’s safe, non-toxic tank cleaners provide a safer work environment for the crew during tank cleaning and handling. They fast and thoroughly in removing cargo residues and require less machine cycles, allowing vessels to spend more time at sea.

Protein Surfactant Complex™ (PSC™) based products are extraordinary in their ability to remove odors while also cleaning. Accell® Water Treatment removes odors when used in wastewater systems, be they wastewater treatment plants, septic systems, or sewer lines.

Accell Clean® Marine

Accell Clean® Marine is a biodegradable, heavy-duty cleaning agent specifically designed for cleaning zinc silicate coated tanks of Annex II shipboard chemical cargo tankers that transport diesel fuel, methanol, edible vegetable oils, and a variety of other bulk commodities. Accell Clean® Marine is a cost effective product that reduces cleaning cycle times, thus improving ship turnaround time in port.

Accell Clean® Marine can be used on stainless steel and epoxy-coated tanks. Test compatibility of product with rubber or plastic components before full scale use.
Storage and handling
Accell Clean® Marine should be handled with protective gloves and eye/face protection. Wash hands thoroughly after handling. Take off contaminated clothing and wash it before reuse.

Keep container tightly closed until ready for use. Store in cool, well ventilated place that is locked. Do not freeze or store in elevated temperatures. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations. Do not reuse empty container. Accell Clean® Marine has a shelf life of 1 year.

Typical Properties

Appearance                                Homogenous, light amber liquid
pH                                                7.5 – 8.5
Specific Gravity @ 25°C             1.00 – 1.03
Density, lbs/U.S. gal                    8.33 – 8.58
Flash Point                                   >93.3°C (>200°F)
Percent Volatile (volume)           82 – 86
Boiling Point                                >100°C (>212°F)
Freezing Point                             <0°C (<32°F)


Accell Clean® Marine is a registered trademark of Advanced BioCatalytics Corporation. Accell Clean® Marine is approved by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) for use as a cargo tank cleaning additive. Product is listed in Annex 10 of the MEPC.2.Circ.