Benefits of clean Hood Filters

  • Reduces FIRE Risk

  • Reduces airborne FOG

  • Slippery floors

  • Cooler kitchen

  • Reduces strain on HVAC

HOOD FILTER CLEANING

BAFFLE HOOD FILTER CLEANING in the D-CARBONATOR®

  • The D-CARBONATOR® soaks the Hood Filters and cleans inbetween the baffles where grease collects and where it isn't possible to clean by hand or by using a dishmachine

  • Caustic cold soak tanks will work, but they are dangerous and less efficient

  • Clean Baffle Hood filters in the D-CARBONATOR® in 20 minutes without any scrubbing

  • Save money on Labor or outsourcing by using the D-CARBONATOR®

CONVENTIONAL HOOD FILTER CLEANING

In the 3-Compartment sink

  • Soak in Degreaser for 30 minutes

  • Hand scrub for 15 minutes

In the Dishwashing machine

  • Every pass in the Dishwasher costs 50 cents

  • Hood filters clean only on the outside

Chain restaurant removes 3lbs of Fats, Oils and Grease

A well known chain restaurant cleaned a dirty hood filter in the D-CARBONATOR and removed 3 lbs of FOG

Comparison Case Studies

Case Study 1: CONTROLLED HOOD FILTER CLEANING STUDY

Purpose:

To determine how much Fat, Oil and Grease is removed by soaking in the D-CARBONATOR®

 

Method:

We took a dirty Hood Filter from a bank of filters and weighed it 5.40lbs

Then we soaked it in the D-CARBONATOR® for 30 minutes 5.07lbs

 

Findings:

There was a difference of more than 1/3 lbs cleaned

 

Conclusion:

Hood Filters soaked in the D-CARBONATOR® removes all Fats, Oils and Grease

Case Study 2: COMPARISON HOOD FILTER CLEANING STUDY

Purpose:

To determine how much Fat, Oil and Grease remains in the Hood Filter after cleaning by hand and then how much more grease was removed after cleaning in the D-CARBONATOR®

 

Method:

We took a dirty Hood Filter from a bank of filters and weighed it 7.94lbs

Then we soaked it in the 3-Compartment sink for 30 minutes and scrubbed  it for 15 minutes and then weighed it again 7.72lbs

Then we soaked it in the D-CARBONATOR® for 30 minutes and weighed it again 7.5lbs

 

Findings: A total of .22lbs was removed after hand scrubbing but an additional .22lbs was removed by soaking in the D-CARBONATOR®

 

Conclusion: Hood Filters soaked in the D-CARBONATOR® removes Fats, Oils and Grease that is not possible to remove by hand scrubbing

Watch the Hood Filter Cleaning video