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3M – TSS BUSINESS OF THE MONTH FOR MARCH 2016

What’s to know about the Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company? Well, apart from the fact it is now known as 3M, there’s so much more. For a start, 3M helped put a man on the moon! Image owned by BNPS – Source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2575515/ 3M is an American Worldwide Enterprise Multi-Industry company which manufactures products for Business and for the Consumer. Not bad going for something that was originally a small-scale mining venture, established in 1902, by five founders 3M is fundamentally a science-based company and a global diversified technology giant of a corporate business. 3M’s many technology platforms touch almost every aspect of modern life. Nowadays, the majority of 3M products across the majority of those platforms rely on polymer processing 3M has been creating innovative products which cater for a wide variety of end markets, far too many to mention in a 500 word profile but now follows an interesting list: Image Source – MST 3M employee Richard Gurley Drew (see above) invented masking tape in the laboratory, 1923, and went on to develop a transparent tape based on cellophane, …

Review of Eco Touch Waterless Car Wash and Microfibre Towel

There is change to the atmosphere in springtime, where light diffuses differently and shows up the dirt. And, as the weather warms up, suburbia, on a Sunday morning, still means grass cutting and car cleaning for many. We have recently come to know about Eco Touch Waterless Car Wash. This is a spray and wipe cleaner and no water is required to be effective. As we learn about this product we are sharing the information as follows: This is a very eco friendly alternative to car washing in areas at home and abroad where water is in short supply. We acknowledge that it can take a great deal of heated water to clean even the smallest vehicle, so swapping the use of hot/warm water for this waterless cleaner or avoiding the fee charging automated car wash outlets is one change to make that would go someway to helping the future of our planet. Detergents and other chemicals are often added to make the car washing water foamy. These pollutants end up down the drain along …

3M Quick Wax Spray Detailer and 3M Microfiber Detail Cloth (Car Care)

Why Wax a Vehicle? Wax will add a protective layer. Contaminants, especially those dirt particles left after rainfall, will ‘bead’ up on the surface and slide away leaving cleaner, brighter paintwork for longer. Furthermore, the washing of the vehicle the next time will be an easier job.                                   Tester’s feedback: It is best to wash and dry off the vehicle before applying 3M’s Quick Wax. Apply approx one or two sprays of Quick Wax per panel. This will leave a misty film/layer. Wipe surface using a soft cloth initially to rid of excess wetness, and then finish by polishing away the wax residue and buffing up the paintwork, ensuring that any marks or excess products are removed using 3M’s Microfiber Detail Cloth. See ‘How to’ video. Note:The demonstration of how best to use the Quick Wax product and the Detail Cloth (the two products featured in this review) begins at approx 3 minutes 37 seconds in. 3M Quick Wax …