Catalyst-grade Tetrachloroethylene

Catalyst-grade tetrachloroethylene (C₂Cl₄) is a highly purified form of tetrachloroethylene, specifically refined to meet the stringent requirements of catalytic chemical processes. This grade boasts extremely low levels of impurities, ensuring that it does not interfere with or poison catalysts used in sensitive reactions.

  • Molecular Formula: C₂Cl₄
  • UN Number: 1897
  • CAS Number: 127-18-4
  • Hazardous Class: 6.1
  • Grade: Catalyst Grade
  • HS Code: 2903230000

What is Tetrachloroethylene?

Catalyst-grade tetrachloroethylene, also known as perchloroethylene or PCE, is a high-purity chemical compound ,this grade of tetrachloroethylene is specifically formulated to meet the stringent purity requirements necessary for catalytic processes.

It is commonly utilized as a solvent in the chemical synthesis of various products, in the formulation of refrigerants, and as a cleaning agent in the electronics industry due to its excellent solvency properties.

Additionally, its high stability and non-flammability make it a preferred choice for use in closed-system applications where safety and performance are critical.

Technical Parameters

ItemSpecificationsTest ResultsUnit
Chromaticity15 max10Hazen,(Pt-Co)
Density (20℃)1.615-1.6251.623(g/㎝3)
Purity99.9 min99.98%
Evaporities0.002 max0.0012%
Water 0.005 max0.002%
pH Value5.0-8.06.79

Safety Is An Important Guarantee

Safety is our top priority. 

To ensure your safety while using Tetrachloroethylene, please be sure to download and carefully read the accompanying Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS).

This document provides detailed safety guidelines, including how to handle potential hazards, accident response, and proper storage methods. It will help you understand and safely use Tetrachloroethylene, ensuring personal safety and environmental protection.

Packing:300kg Drum

The 300kg iron drum is used for the safe storage and transportation of catalyst-grade tetrachloroethylene (PCE).

This type of drum is designed to handle the specific properties of tetrachloroethylene, ensuring a secure and reliable seal. The drum is made of high-quality iron, providing excellent durability and resistance to damage.

It features a secure sealing mechanism to prevent leaks and maintain the purity and integrity of the chemical.

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Catalyst-grade Tetrachloroethylene has several important properties:

  • Molecular Formula: C₂Cl₄
  • Appearance: Clear, colorless liquid with a mild, sweet odor.
  • Boiling Point: Approximately 121°C (249.8°F)
  • Density: Around 1.62 g/cm³ at 20°C
  • Solubility: Insoluble in water but miscible with most organic solvents.
  • Purity: High purity grade, typically >99.9%, ensuring minimal impurities for sensitive applications.

Catalyst-grade Tetrachloroethylene is used primarily in industrial and chemical processes due to its high purity and stability. Its main uses include:
– **Chemical Intermediates:** Used in the synthesis of fluorinated compounds and other chemical intermediates.
– **Catalysis:** Acts as a solvent and reactant in various catalytic reactions.
– **Cleaning and Degreasing:** Employed in high-performance cleaning and degreasing of metals and other materials.
– **Laboratory Applications:** Utilized as a solvent in laboratory settings for various analytical and synthetic procedures.

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