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Chlorinated Solvents

Perchloroethylene (PCE)

Perchloroethylene is a colorless, nonflammable liquid with a sweet, ether-like odor.


Product Name Perchloroethylene
Synonyms Perchloroethene, Perc, PCE, Tetrachloroethene
CAS No. 127-18-4
Color & Physical Form Clear, colorless liquid
Formula C2Cl4
Assay 99.9% Min
Molecular Wt. 165.83 g mol-1
Density 1.622 g/cm3
Color 15 APHA Max
Alkalinity 30 mg/kg Max
Moisture (H2O) 30 mg/kg Max
Oxidising Compounds (CI2) 1 mg/kg Max
pH 8 Max
Non Volatile Residue 30 mg/kg Max


  • Perchloroethylene is primarily used for dry cleaning fabrics and degreasing metals.
  • Perchloroethylene is also used to make other chemicals, including chlorofluorocarbons, and rubber coatings.
  • Perchloroethylene is used as an insulating fluid and cooling gas in electrical transformers and as a scouring, sizing, and desizing agent in textiles.
  • Perchloroethylene is an ingredient in aerosol products, solvent soaps, printing inks, adhesives, sealants, paint removers, paper coatings, leather treatments, automotive cleaners, polishes, lubricants, and silicones.
  • Perchloroethylene is also used as an ingredient in some consumer products, including typewriter correction fluid, adhesives, spot removers, wood cleaners, and shoe polish.


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