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3M™ Novec™ Precision Cleaning For Industrial Applications

  • A Cost Effective, Safe Solvent Cleaning Alternative To Tike, nPB & Perc Backed By Outstanding Performance. A Cost Effective, Safe Solvent Cleaning Alternative To Tike, nPB & Perc Backed By Outstanding Performance.Whether you are looking to clean precision mechanical assemblies or simple metal components, 3M™ Novec™ Engineered Fluids are able to handle some of their toughest precision cleaning challenges.
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    • Lower Energy, Equipment & Waste Costs Lower Energy, Equipment & Waste Costs

      Novec™ Fluid is a cost effective alternative to aqueous systems

      • Reduced size and cost of equipment required for a Novec™ system vs. an aqueous system.
      • Energy consumption for aqueous cleaning is typically more than double the energy required for cleaning with Novec™ fluids
      • Fast spot free drying without additional energy requirements.
      • Extra cost is associated with disposal of wastewater contaminated with oils, heavy metals, etc. Aqueous cleaning uses huge amounts of water, which is a hidden cost.
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    • Effective Alternative To Trike, nPB, Perc etc Effective Alternative To Trike, nPB, Perc etc

      Trials show Novec™ Fluids have shown no loss of cleaning performance

      • Unlike alternative solvents Novec™ fluids have no requirement to be substituted by the Solvents Emissions Directive.
      • Repeated trials with Novec™ Fluids have shown no loss of cleaning performance relative to Methylene Chloride, Perc, Trike and nPB in the vast majority of applications.
      • Novec™ fluids do not require extraction and have an emission limit that exceeds Methylene Chrloride, Per-chlorethylene, nPB and Trike, all of which require extraction.
      • Typically lower drag out losses than other solvents meaning a more efficient process.
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    • Proving A Wider Margin Of Safety Than Alternative Solvents Proving A Wider Margin Of Safety Than Alternative Solvents

      A non flammable precision cleaning solution with no need for extraction

      • Novec™ fluids and their azeotropes are all classed as non flammable even when exposed to direct flame or electrical arcs.
      • Novec™ fluids offer a wider margin of safety than alternative solvents.
      • Novec™ fluids do not require extraction meaning reduced fluid consumption and investment in facilities.
      • Novec™ is not classed as a CMR & does not carry the carcinogenic risk phrases carried by Perc, Methylene Chloride, nPB or Trike.
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    • Excellent Compatibility With Sensitive Materials Excellent Compatibility With Sensitive Materials

      Material compatibility, rigorously tested by experts

      • Novec™ Fluids have been tested with a wide variety of metals, plastics and elsatomers.
      • Excellent compatibility with acrylic and polycarbonate as well as a wide range of other plastics elastomers and metals
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          BOC has invested in a new gas-cylinder valve-cleaning solution that improves health and safety and reduces annual Cleaning costs by as much as 60 percent. The system utilises 3M™ Novec™ Cleaning Fluid.

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        • 3M™ Novec™ Precision Cleaning Video & Audio
          • How Does The Flammability of My Solvent impact Me? How Does The Flammability of My Solvent impact Me?
          • How Does 3M™ Novec™ Fluids Compare To Other Solvents In Terms Of Toxicity Exposure Limits? How Does 3M™ Novec™ Fluids Compare To Other Solvents In Terms Of Toxicity Exposure Limits?
          • I Am Conducting Ultrasonic Cleaning For The First Time – What Equipment Do I Require? I Am Conducting Ultrasonic Cleaning For The First Time – What Equipment Do I Require?
          • I Need To Replace My Current Cleaning Solvent, How Does This Effect My Equipment? I Need To Replace My Current Cleaning Solvent, How Does This Effect My Equipment?
          • Why Use 3M™ Novec™ Fluid to replace HFC Solvents? Why Use 3M™ Novec™ Fluid to replace HFC Solvents?
          • Why Use 3M™ Novec™ Fluid to replace Aqueous Cleaning? Why Use 3M™ Novec™ Fluid to replace Aqueous Cleaning?
          • Why Use 3M™ Novec™ Fluid to replace Trichloroethylene? Why Use 3M™ Novec™ Fluid to replace Trichloroethylene?
          • What Is The Impact of ROHS? What Is The Impact of ROHS?
          • What is ROHS? What is ROHS?
          • What Are The REACH Regulations? What Are The REACH Regulations?
          • What Can You Do To Comply With The F-Gas Regulations? What Can You Do To Comply With The F-Gas Regulations?
          • What Is The Impact of The F-Gas Regulations? What Is The Impact of The F-Gas Regulations?
          • What Are The F-Gas Regulations? What Are The F-Gas Regulations?
          • I Am Using Trichloroethylene (Trike) How Do The Regulations Impact My Equipment? I Am Using Trichloroethylene (Trike) How Do The Regulations Impact My Equipment?
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        • 3M™ Novec™ Precision Cleaning Video & Audio
          • What Can You Do To Comply With The Solvent Emmissions Directive? What Can You Do To Comply With The Solvent Emmissions Directive?
          • What Is The Impact of The Solvent Emmissions Directive? What Is The Impact of The Solvent Emmissions Directive?
          • What Is The Solvent Emmissions Directive? What Is The Solvent Emmissions Directive?
          • What is The Trichloroethylene (Trike) Charter? What is The Trichloroethylene (Trike) Charter?
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          • Why Use Novec™ Fluids To Replace Methylene Chloride or Per-chloroethylene Why Use Novec™ Fluids To Replace Methylene Chloride or Per-chloroethylene
          • Why Use Novec™ To Replace n-Propyl Bromide (nPB)? Why Use Novec™ To Replace n-Propyl Bromide (nPB)?
          • How Can You Comply With The Trike Charter? How Can You Comply With The Trike Charter?
          • What Is The Impact Of The Trike Charter? What Is The Impact Of The Trike Charter?
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