3M

3M will display its Novec 72DE engineered fluid, an alternative to TCE for a wide range of cleaning applications.

3M will display its Novec 72DE engineered fluid, an alternative to TCE for a wide range of cleaning applications. The fluid can be used in a wide range of cleaning applications such as cleaning of oils, greases and waxes; immersion and vapor degreasing; coating and lubricant deposition and specialty solvent applications. The Novec engineered fluids are a family of solvents designed for safe, sustainable chemistry that balances performance with favorable environmental and worker safety properties. The company says the fluids are nonflammable and have good materials compatibility, low toxicity, low global warming potential, zero ozone depletion potential and are not a hazardous air pollutant.