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ArroChem’s Solvent 142 is a colorless and odorless liquid solvent known for its high purity and excellent solvency power. It is widely used in various industrial applications where a fast-evaporating and efficient solvent is required.

General Characteristics:


Ionic Nature:

Solubility in Water, 25°C:

Flash Point:     

Specific Gravity:                        

Chemical Composition:

Clear, colorless liquid



> 40°C (104°F) (Closed Cup)

0.75 - 0.85 g/cm³ (at 25°C)

A high-purity mixture of hydrotreated isoparaffins & naphthenics


Solvent 142 finds application in various industries, including but not limited to the following:

  • Paints and Coatings: Used as a fast-evaporating solvent in paint formulations, varnishes, lacquers, and coatings to control drying time and improve application properties.
  • Adhesives and Sealants: Employed as a solvent in adhesive and sealant formulations to enhance bonding characteristics and adjust viscosity.
  • Degreasing and Cleaning: Effective in degreasing applications and as a cleaning agent for machinery, tools, and industrial equipment.
  • Inks and Printing: Used as a component in printing inks, including flexographic and gravure inks, to improve ink flow and drying properties.



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