What is an industrial descaler?

An industrial descaler is typically a chemical substance used to remove calcium and limescale from various equipment that comes into contact with water forming deposits.


RYDLYME  biodegradable industrial descaler is specifically designed to dissolve the toughest mineral deposits such as:

  • Water scale
  • Limescale
  • Mud
  • Rust
  • Struvite & Vivianite

This innovative water scale remover is non-toxic, non-hazardous and biodegradable making it safe for personnel, equipment and our environment – unlike many other descalers available.

Fortified with wetting and penetrating agents to dissolve deposits into solution, RYDLYME  is fast and cost-effective. The solution can be safely handled by personnel and circulated through your equipment or system without arduous and costly dismantling, and in some cases your equipment or system may continue to operate during cleaning. Coupled with the solution’s biodegradability for easy and safe disposal in normal plant sewers, most cleaning applications can be completed within a few hours, making RYDLYME  one of the fastest-acting industrial descalers on the market.

What can I use RYDLYME on?

Whether you are descaling heat exchangerschillerscondenserscooling towersboilers, pipes or any equipment that comes in contact with water, RYDLYME  is the descaler of choice.

What is RYDLYME safe on?

RYDLYME  is non-corrosive and will not erode, pit, oxidize or have other detrimental effects on materials such as: iron; copper; fiber; rubber; steel; plastic; brass; ceramic; glass; titanium; nickel; stainless; and other materials associated with water-based equipment.

Environmentally friendly:

RYDLYME  has been tested in independent EPA-approved labs and has accumulated several approvals and recommendations over its 75-year existence.

What industries is RYDLYME used in?

RYDLYME  is NSF-registered for use in various industries and applications including beverage, pharmaceutical, bottling and food processing plants, as well as NSF/ANSI Standard 60-certified as a cleaner for drinking water systems. Additionally, the U.S. Navy and countless OEMs have approved RYDLYME as a safe and effective product for preventative maintenance use.