Methylene Chloride for industrial use
Methylene chloride is highly volatile and nonflammable, and among chlorinated solvents, it demonstrates excellent solubility for fats and oils. Consequently, methylene chloride is used in a broad array of applications as a paint remover, urethane foaming agent, and also as a reaction solvent for producing polycarbonate resin and photographic film. Owing to the above mentioned properties solubility, methylene chloride is also widely used for cleaning metals.
|Generic names||Methylene chloride, dichloromethane|
|250-kilogram drums and 25-kilogram pail cans; tank lorry|
- Colorless and volatile liquid
- Methylene chloride has excellent solubility compared to other chlorinated solvents