A Guide to Cleanroom Mopping

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Cleanroom Mops and mopping systems are critical to maintaining cleanliness in a controlled environment. There are a variety of options to consider when choosing the ideal mop for your cleanroom. Before making a selection, it’s important to know the intended surfaces to be cleaned as well as the cleanroom class of the environment. Ultra-critical cleanrooms will require virtually lint free mops such as the PharmaMop, which features polyester over foam construction suitable for ISO Class 1-7 cleanrooms. The PharmaMop is available in both sterile and non-sterile options.

Let’s take a look at the various cleanroom mopping options available.


CE Duo Thunder Mop Deluxe Starter Kit
CE Duo Thunder Mop Deluxe Starter Kit

Flat Mops

There are a variety of flat mopping systems on the market suitable for cleanroom use. Flat mops are popular because they are efficient and versatile (they can be used on floors, ceilings, and walls).

Key features:

  • Extremely versatile – can be used to wipe down floors, walls, windows, and ceilings.
  • Available with a variety of mop heads and covers suitable for a wide range of cleanrooms

CE Duo Mop features a microfiber mop head with a unique and patented composition that removes 99.9% of bacteria. The Duo mop concept gives you twice the area to clean with the same mop head. You change the mop side by simply flipping the frame over, which means several advantages versus single sided mops.

TruCLEAN Mop Systems offer a variety of flat mop head covers suitable for a wide range of cleanrooms as well as various applications. TruCLEAN Mop heads include foam, microfiber, and polyester options.

UltraSpeed Mopping Systems – this is a wet flat mopping system that combines intensive microfiber cleaning with a revolutionary high performance press.


Roll-O-Matic Galvanized Steel handleSteel Sponge Roller Mops

Roll-O-Matic Mops come in foam and microfiber versions and feature a straight head design allows user to flip over mop head for extended use. This classic mop style has a wringer built into the handle for quick and easy mopping. They are an economically priced cleanroom mop.

  • Cost-effective mop head replacement
  • Easy wringing – features a wringer built into handle

Stringless Cleanroom Mop


Stringless Mops

Cleanroom Laundered Stringless Mops are comprised of continuous filament polyester that is super low in particulates and non-volatile residue.

Key features:

  • Ideal for floors
  • High absorbency
  • Traditional mop style

Cleanroom Mopping Techniques:

Figure 8 Mopping Technique

Duo Mop Wall Cleaning Lift and Pull Technique

Duo Mop Ceiling Cleaning Technique

Duo Mop Figure 8 Mopping Technique

Mopping Windows with PharmaMop