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We have developed the ECSA Product & Application Toolbox to provide users of chlorinated solvents with information about the safe & sustainable use of the products.

 

Carbon tetrachloride is a clear, non-flammable liquid and is used almost exclusively as a chemical intermediate in closed systems in industry and for a few specifically permitted industrial solvent uses. It is regulated under the Montreal Protocol and in the EU by the ODS Regulation (EC) 1005/2009 (formerly Regulation (EC) 2037/2000)). Consumer use of CTC has been prohibited in Europe for many years.

 

 

 

Chloroform is a clear, non-flammable liquid used mainly as a chemical intermediate for the production of fluoropolymers (PTFE etc.), but also as an industrial extraction solvent or laboratory agent. Consumer use of CFM has been prohibited in Europe for many years.

 

Revision date: 02/2018