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ZERUST® AxxaWash™ KF-122

ZERUST®/EXCOR® AxxaWash™ KF-122 is a low-foaming, heavy-duty alkaline, water-based cleaner compatible with very hard water in a wide range of operating temperatures. Additionally, it also maintains low foaming under spray conditions.



  • Does not contain solvents
  • Can be used in immersion, ultrasonic, spray, and drum washer processes.
  • Hard water compatible parts cleaner
  • Low foam metal cleaner
  • Effective medium to heavy-duty hydrocarbon soil cleaner
  • Convenient concentrate
Product Description

Product Description

ZERUST® AxxaWash™ KF-122 is a hard water-compatible parts cleaner that effectively removes medium to heavy-duty hydrocarbon soils from ferrous substrates. Following cleaning, you should rinse and remove AxxaWash™ KF-122 cleaner from the metal surface using RO, D/I, or distilled water. Moreover, apply a suitable ZERUST® rust inhibitor or preventative for maximum corrosion protection. Consequently, AxxaWash™ KF-122 hard water-compatible parts cleaner, available as a liquid concentrate, allows for dilution according to the application. Additionally, it does not contain solvent, is non-flammable, and meets Global Automotive Declarable Substance, TSCA, ECHA SVHC, RoHS, and REACH requirements. Furthermore, speak with your ZERUST®/EXCOR® sales representative to obtain your operator guide.

Why Choose ZERUST®?

For over 50 years, beginning with the invention of Vapor Corrosion Inhibiting (VCI) film, ZERUST® has led the market in quality corrosion solution products. Furthermore, we dedicate ourselves to providing expert corrosion management services and further adding solutions for our customers. In addition, ZERUST® users have access to on-site support from ZERUST®/EXCOR® representatives in more than 70 countries. As a result, our customers have peace of mind when they choose ZERUST® for corrosion control management.



ZERUST® AxxaWash™ KF-122 Technical Data Sheet
ZERUST® Industrial Cleaners and Degreasers Brochure


ZERUST®/EXCOR® AxxaWash™ KF-122 Hard Water Compatible Parts Cleaner is sold as a liquid concentration. For further ordering information, contact your ZERUST®/EXCOR® representative.

Part Number Substrates Quantity
350-W-00089PL Ferrous substrates only (Not compatible with aluminum, galvanized, copper, bronze, and brass). 5 Gallons
350-W-00089DR Ferrous substrates only (Not compatible with aluminum, galvanized, copper, bronze, and brass). 55 Gallons
350-W-00089TT Ferrous substrates only (Not compatible with aluminum, galvanized, copper, bronze, and brass). 275 Gallons

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I use AxxaWash™ KF-122 with my company’s plant water supply?
What type of tank should I use for AxxaWash™ KF-122 immersion application?
If a higher concentration of AxxaWash™ KF-122 means more cleaning capabilities, can I use higher than 10% concentrations?
Can I use AxxaWash™ KF-122 with non-ZERUST® VCI packaging?
Can I paint onto the part cleaned with AxxaWash™ KF-122 without removing it?
Can AxxaWash™ KF-122 be applied on a hot metal surface?
What is the maximum temperature that AxxaWash™ KF-122 bath solution can withstand?
Does AxxaWash™ KF-122 stain metal surfaces?
Can I apply an oil rust preventative onto parts cleaned with AxxaWash™ KF-122?
What is the best way to remove AxxaWash™ KF-122?
How do I dry the parts after cleaning with AxxaWash™ KF-122?
Can I pack parts coated with AxxaWash™ KF-122 into ZERUST® VCI or plain plastic packaging when they are still wet?
Is spraying or immersion application better for applying AxxaWash™ KF-122?
Do I need a circulating pump for the AxxaWash™ KF-122 immersion tank? If so, what flow rate?
Do I need a filter for the AxxaWash™ KF-122 sump tank? If so, what filter size?
How long will AxxaWash™ KF-122 protect the parts if stored in my warehouse without additional packaging?
Where can I find the Safety Data Sheet for AxxaWash™ KF-122?