What is Trichloroethylene?
Trichloroethylene is a chlorinated hydrocarbon with a molecular formula of C2HCl3. It is colourless liquid with a sweet smell that is widely used as a vapour degreaser for metal parts. This product is a non-flammable liquid, having no measurable flashpoint or flammable limits in air. It is miscible with most organic solvents but only slightly miscible in water.