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ZESTRON to Host Cleaning Workshop with Aqueous and Henkel on June 16th, 2011


Manassas, VA - June 8, 2011 - Together with Aqueous Technologies and Henkel, ZESTRON, the worldwide leading provider of cleaning process solutions, services and training for the electronics manufacturing industry, will host an extensive, free-of-charge one day workshop at the Embassy Suites, 901 East Calaveras Blvd., Milpitas Silicon Valley, California, on June 16th, 2011,  from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm.

This comprehensive training provides in-depth information on the key elements for a successful PCB cleaning process as well as hands-on demonstrations. ZESTRON discusses the topics of "Why Clean PCB's?" as well as the analytical test techniques available in the market to ensure a stable process and the highest level of cleanliness.  Furthermore, ZESTRON provides insight to how manufacturers can comply with the environmental regulations in California.
Aqueous Technologies addresses the topics of conductive crystals, electrical leakage, and white residues as well as the rush to clean No-Clean.  AQT also presents an in-depth look at defluxing equipment along with information on best practices and a roadmap to installing a successful process.
Additionally, Henkel’s presentation provides detailed information on modern solder paste residues and adhesive interactions and includes the topics of underfill, circuit board protection and chemical compatibility.
For more information or to participate in this free-of-charge event, please contact Sal Sparacino at or

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