Chemical name: tetrachloroethylene

Synonyms: perchlor,tetrachloroethylene

Chemical Formula:C2Cl4

Molecular weight: 165.82


Properties: under normal temperature and pressure, colorless and transparent liquid with the scent similar to chloroform; melting point: -22.2℃, boiling point: 121.2℃. density: 1.615-1.625 g/cm3. Insoluble in water. Soluble in various organic solvents such as ethanol and ether.


Application: It is extensively used in dry cleaning, metal degreasing and electronic cleaning, It is also used as fat extract, fur grease remover and extract for both natural and synthetic fibers.


Handling and storage: Store only in cool and dry area provided with exhaust ventilation. Keep the drums tightly sealed, Drums, if opened, should be sealed again and keep in up-right position to avoid leakage. The transport vehicle should carry suitable fire extinguishers and leakage-handing equipments, It is to comply with the local governmental regulations of railway and road transportation concerning hazardous cargos.


Packing specifications:210L/300kg galvanized/ blue painted drums, tanks.


Note: the manufacture can be tailored for client’s demands.


Technical specifications:


DescriptionTechnical specification
Purity  % ≥99.90
Moisture, % ≤0.0050
Chroma/Hazen ≤15
Alkalinity (as NaOH), %≤0.0030
Specific gravity, 20/4ºC1.620-1.628
Evaporation residue % ≤0.0050
Residual odor0.50
Stability test for copper corrosion rate(mg/cm2) ≤No peculiar smell

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