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MC(methylene chloride)
Nov 06, 2018

MC(methylene chloride), also known as dichloromethane and methylene dichloride, is a clear, colorless liquid with slightly sweet scent that is primarily used as an industrial solvent and also as a potent paint stripper and paint thinner.

Household Uses:

MC(methylene chloride) is a solvent found in paint and varnish strippers that are used to remove paint or varnish coatings from a veriety of surfaces. It is also used in bathtub refinishing.

MC(methylene chloride) Industrial/Manufacturing Uses:

MC(methylene chloride) is mostly prominently used industrially- in the production of paint strippers, pharmaceuticals and process solvents. MC(methylene chloride) is also used in the following industrial settings:

Food and Beverage manufacturing:

MC(methylene chloride) is used as an extraction solvent in the food and beverage manufacturing industry. For example, MC(methylene chloride) can be used to remove caffeine from unroasted coffee beans and tea leaves, to make decaffeinated coffee and tea. MC(methylene chloride) also is used in processing spices, creating hops extract for beer and other flavorings for the food and beverage industries.

Transporation Industry:

MC(methylene chloride) can be used to degrease metal surfaces and parts, such as airplane components and railroad tracks and equipment. Lubricating and degreasing products used in automotive products, for example in gasket removal and for prepping metal parts for a new gasket, could contain MC(methylene chloride). Automotive specialists use a vapor MC(methylene chloride) degreasing process to remove oils and grease from car transistor parts, diesel motors and aircraft components and spacecraft assemblies. Modern vapor degreasing techniques that rely on MC(methylene chloride) enable metal parts in transportation systems to be cleaned quickly and safely.

Medical Applications

In laboratories, MC(methylene chloride)  is used to extract chemicals from plants or foods for medicine such as steroids, anibiotics and vitamins. Medical equipment can be quickly and efficiently cleaned with MC(methylene chloride) cleaners without causing corrosion problems or damange to heat-sensitive parts.

Other Industries Uses:

MC(methylene chloride) is used in the production of photographic films, synthetic fibers, adhesives, inks adn printed circuit boards.

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