Protect the Earth

Conserve Water, Reduce Chemical Use and Eliminate Waste Water Runoff

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Conserve Water

For mobile wash operators, the Optima Steamer can reduce water consumption by 95%, cleaning a car using as little as one gallon of water. Not only will steam reduce your water consumption and water bill, it will also reduce the equipment and space necessary to contain water. Weight reduction will greatly reduce vehicle fuel consumption.Compared to traditional pressure washer operators who carry over 250 gallons of water (over 2,085lbs) and a recovery tank, Optima Steamer users will need no more than 20 gallons of water for all day use with no recovery tank!

Optima Steamer average water consumption comparison
Optima Steamer cleaning brake dust

Reduce Chemical Use

Steam allows a mobile wash operators to drastically reduce their chemical consumption. In fact, steam eliminates your need for window cleaning chemicals, soaps, detergent and other abrasive and harmful compounds. With a moisture control feature, the Optima Steamer achieves wet or dry steam. Heat of the steam will break down dirt and grime easily and sanitize any surface without chemical, and gentle yet powerful steam pressure will lift them up from vehicles’ surface. The temperature of steam can be easily controlled by the distance you hold it from the surface, ensuring no damage to surface, especially paint and clear coats!

Eliminate Waste Water Runoff

Untreated waste water disposal to ground soil and storm drains impacts the environment. The equipment required for containing waste water and the cost to maintain it decreases productivity and profit. Using the Optima Steamer, a mobile wash operator can wash and clean without producing waste-water. Eliminating the need for a waste water reclamation mat and containment system decreases wash time per car and increases your earning potential.

Under the Clean Water Act, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) implemented pollution control programs such as setting waste water standards for many industries. The EPA also set water quality standards for all contaminants in surface waters. The Clean Water Act made it “unlawful to discharge any pollutant from a point source into navigable waters, unless a permit is obtained.” When in violation, fines may approach $20,000 per day. Using the Optima Steamer, you will never generate waste water runoff. We have helped thousands of customers bypassing permits and fines and getting ahead by making their business more flexible and eco-friendly.

Steam cleaning versus pressure washing