Squirt Biodegradable Bike Cleaner2022-11-18T11:07:40+00:00

Squirt Biodegradable Bike Cleaner

Squirt Biodegradable Bike Cleaner is an effective, mild degreaser and bike wash for proper cleaning that is not harmful. It contains no free caustic, is biodegradable and non-corrosive. Available as concentrate and ready-to-use spray.

  • Removes stubborn dirt
  • Not harmful to you, your bike or the environment
  • Suitable for all bike types
  • Available in 750ml ready to use foam spray and NEW 30ml Super Concentrate sachets
  • For gentle cleaning, dilute Super Concentrate 1:36
  • For degreasing dilute Super Concentrate 1:20
  • Read about Squirt Cycling Products’ commitment to biodegradability and the environment here.

NEW! Squirt Biodegradable Bike Cleaner 20ml SUPER CONCENTRATE SACHETS

The new Squirt Biodegradable Bike Cleaner 30ml Super Concentrate sachets contain all the right stuff you need to keep your bike sparkling clean, minus the water. With this new addition to our product range, we will replace our current 1-litre concentrate and pre-mixed 750ml spray bottles.  We aim to reduce the volume of single use plastic waste that leaves our factory without compromising on the quality and ease of use of our current biodegradable bike cleaning products. Reuse, refill, repeat!

Why it works

Squirt Bike Cleaner is a blend of non-ionic surfactants for cleaning (derived from natural renewable raw materials), corrosion inhibitors, builders, chelating agents and non-carcinogenic foam stabilisers. It is an environmentally safe water-based alkaline degreaser and cleaner that is free of alkylphenol ethoxylates (APEO), nonyl phenol (NP) and phosphates.  It is biodegradable according to EEC Objectives 73/404/EEC (biodegradation of surfactants with a Prim.Degra. of > 90%).  SBC does not contain any paraffin solvents, glycols or any glycol ethers.  It is safe to use on steel, aluminum, rubber and garments – safe for your bike.

Read about a user’s experience with Squirt Biodegradable Bike Cleaner here.

FAQ’s

Is Biodegradable Bike Cleaner safe to use on all my bicycle’s materials?2022-06-08T06:58:06+00:00

Yes, Squirt Biodegradable Bike Cleaner is safe to use on steel, aluminum, carbon, rubber and most fabric garments.

Is Biodegradable Bike Cleaner environmentally friendly?2021-05-12T09:54:24+00:00

Squirt Biodegradable Bike Cleaner is a mild and environmentally safe water-based alkaline degreaser free of alkylphenol ethoxylates (APEO), nonylphenol (NP) and phosphates. Although phosphates are not harmful to humans, anthropogenic (man-made) inputs of phosphorus are well known to have a significant impact on ecosystems and can damage the health of rivers and lakes (eutrophication).  Squirt Biodegradable Bike Cleaner is biodegradable according to EEC Objectives 73/404/EEC (biodegradation of surfactants with a Prim.Degra. of > 90%) and does not contain any paraffin solvents, glycols or any glycol ethers.

Can I use Biodegradable Bike Cleaner as a degreaser?2021-05-12T09:53:49+00:00

Yes, you can use the Concentrate in its undiluted form as a chain degreaser. Soak the chain in undiluted Biodegradable Bike Cleaner for at least 30 minutes, rinse with clean water and repeat if necessary.

Can I use a stronger dilution for more stubborn dirt?2021-05-12T09:53:19+00:00

Depending on how stubborn the dirt/grease that you want to remove is, the Concentrate can be used in a 1:3 dilution or even in concentrated form. The best is to experiment until you find the ideal ratio.

How do I dilute Biodegradable Bike Cleaner Concentrate?2021-05-12T09:51:52+00:00

Our Biodegradable Bike Cleaner can be used as a bike wash solution by diluting the concentrate in a ratio of 1:25 with clean water in a bucket.  You can also fill a spray bottle with 1 part concentrate and 25 parts water and spray the solution directly onto your bike.

What is the difference between the Biodegradable Bike Cleaner Concentrate and Ready-to-use Foam Spray?2021-05-12T09:51:14+00:00

The Biodegradable Bike Cleaner Concentrate is our Bike Cleaner in concentrated form. It is also more economically priced for those that prefer to mix their own bike cleaner in the concentration they prefer. The Ready-to-use Foam Spray is conveniently pre-diluted and can be sprayed directly onto your bicycle for general cleaning.

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