TURCO®

WIPE SOLVENT COMPARISON CHART

This Solvent Comparison Chart lists some properties of some of the cleaning solvents available from TURCO Products. It is intended to assist you in selecting the best environmentally advantaged solvent for your cleaning needs. Additional information regarding application and other properties is given in the Technical Data Bulletin shown for each individual product. They all comply with the Aircraft/Aerospace NESHAP for wipe solvents.

PRODUCT

FLASH POINT

EVAPORATION

VOC

VOC VAPOR

TDB #

T-6226

50

Controlled

758

1

(933)

T-6709

45

Medium

770

4

(934)

T-6780

45

Medium

79

0.7

(932)

T-6743

0

Medium Fast

792

45

(974)

T-4460-BK

-5

Medium Fast

815

40

(86-A)

T-6898

-20

Medium Fast

690

38

(171)

Wipe Solvent EA

-5

Medium Fast

780

35

 

(T-6872)

       

(173)

* Evaporation Rate as determined by ASTM D1901

Fast

Less than 1 minute evaporation time

Medium Fast

1 to 3 minutes evaporation time

Medium

3 to 10 minutes evaporation time

Controlled

Greater than 10 minutes evaporation time

Reference: Butyl acetate and perchloroethylene would be rated as Medium Fast evaporating solvents by this method.

These cleaning solvents are safe on all metals when used as directed. Some plastics, elastomers, or paints and other coatings may be swelled, crazed, dissolved or discolored by solvents. If one of these materials may come in contact with the cleaning solvent, tests should be conducted.

SAFETY & HEALTH:

All cleaning solvents present safety and/or health hazards such as flammability, inhalation, skin contact, ingestion, etc. Turco Material Safety Data Sheets, which are among the most comprehensive in the industry, list all recognized potential hazards so that proper precautions may be taken to permit the proper and safe use of these products. When preparing the Turco Material Safety Data Sheets, every attempt is made to be as accurate and complete as possible to protect the health and safety of our customers as well as to protect the environment.

NOTICE:

The above information and recommendations concerning these products are based upon our laboratory tests and field use experience with these or similar products. However since conditions of actual use are beyond our control, any recommendations or suggestions are made without warranty, express or implied. Manufacturer's and seller's sole obligation shall be to replace that portion of the product shown to be defective. Neither shall be liable for any loss, damage or injury, direct or consequential, arising out of the use of these products.

Rev. 11/99-2 (Sup.11/99)
TDB #939