Swabs for Food Processing Areas


Texwipe Cleanroom Swabs, with their trademark green handles, are the standard in cleanrooms across the globe. Engineered for superior cleanliness and consistency for a variety of applications and with nearly 40 different models, Texwipe has a swab that will provide the best contamination performance available.

Our products range from Ultra-Clean Polyester, CleanFoam® and High-Sorbency Cotton to the innovative alcohol wetted CrushTube™ Swab.

Cleaning Validation - the swab matters.

In recent years, increased emphasis has been plcaced on the development of validated and robust cleaning protocols. Read our article on the what, the how, and the why, Why The Swab Matters in Cleaning Validation and don't forget to check out our line of Cleaning Validation Swabs.

Wondering which swab is right for your specific need?

Swab Series 


cleaning validation Cleaning Validation Engineered to deliver consistent and accurate sample recovery for cleaning validation for both specific (HPLC, UV-Vis, IMS) and nonspecific (TOC) analytical methods. 
Absorbond® Polyester    Hydroentangled continuous filament polyester heads. 100% virgin polypropylene handles.
alpha Alpha® Polyester Cleanroom laundered 100% continuous filament knitted polyester heads. 100% virgin polypropylene handles.
cleanfoam CleanFoam® 
(open cell)
Solvent-cleaned 100 ppi open-cell polyurethane foam with 100% virgin polypropylene handles
closed foam Foam Series
(closed cell)
100 ppi closed-cell polyurethane foam with 100% virgin polypropylene or polypropylene/nylon handles
cotton Cotton High-sorbency cotton tip heads with wooden handles
crush tube CrushTube™ Innovative CrushTube™ swab designed to clean ionizer tips, unique MicroSwab™ engineered to clean extremely small areas 

Need a Custom Swab?

We understand that the best swab for your application may be something unique. Your custom requirement may be as simple as a standard swab with a longer or different color handle or a more flexible tip. In many instances a totally new design may be necessary. We can work with your engineering staff to create the optimal swab to fill your specific need.

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