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AeroTron™ is a Direct TCE Replacement

AeroTron™ cleans as effectively as TCE.

  • AeroTron™ is as effective as TCE in cleaning a variety of contaminants from fabricating oils to abrasives.
  • AeroTron™ is non-flammable, drop-in replacement for Trichloroethylene (TCE).
  • AeroTron™ comes in spray bottles or 1, 5, & 55 gallon drums.
AeroTron technical data sheet


Excellent Health & Safety Profile as Compared to TCE

AeroTron™ Benefits are Significant:
  • EQUIVALENT CLEANING POWER - works as well or better than TCE
  • EXCELLENT H&S PROFILE - 200 ppm vs 10 ppm (exposure) for TCE
  • HIGH QUALITY - designed and manufactured to exacting standards.
  • SIMPLE TO USE in your current vapor degreasing equipment - there is no change over costs or worker retraining.
  • DOES NOT REQUIRE BOOSTING - unlike TCE that can go acidic.
  • NOT AFFECTED BY WATER - unlike TCE that can is impacted by humidity and water on parts.
  • EXCELLENT SOIL LOADING - extended bath life and stability.
  • FAST EVAPORATING - eliminating drying time.
  • NOT REGULATED UNDER NESHAP - eliminating regulatory reporting and permitting required with TCE.
  • DOES NOT GENERATE HAZARDOUS WASTE - waste disposal is simplified.
  • Is not regulated by the Department of Transportation (DOT) - SHIPS COMMON CARRIER - reducing transportation costs.
  • HAS NO FLASH POINT - eliminating flammability concerns.
  • Is not an ozone depleting substance and CONTAINS NO HAPs (hazardous Air Pollutants) - enhancing the environmental profile of your operation.
  • RoHS COMPLIANT - does not contain lead, chromium or other restricted substances.
  • HIGHLY EFFECTIVE ON ORGANIC CONTAMINANTS such as oils, greases, lubricants, coolants, drawing fluids, adhesives, waxes, fluxes and flux residue.
  • Quantities that meet your needs: 1, 5, 30 and 55 gallon drums.
  • ALWAYS IN STOCK - ensuring continued ease of operations.
Regulatory AeroTron™ TCE
NESHAP Reporting Not Required Required
RCRA NON-Hazardous Waste Hazardous Waste
Department of Transportation (DOT) NOT Regulated Regulated
Title V Permit NOT Required Required
CER CLA Regulated over 20,000lbs 24 hrs. Regulated over 110lbs
OSHA HAZCOM Record Keeping/Reporting NOT Required Hazard Warning Required
OSHA HAZCOM Record Keeping/Reporting NOT Required Hazard Warning Required
Prop 65, CA Yes Yes
Clean Water Act NOT Regulated Regulated
VOC Yes, but variable Yes, 100%
US-EPA SNAP Approved Yes Yes
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  1. DRAIN: the vapor degreaser sumps (using solvent transfer pump), spray reserve tank, water separator and filtration tank of old solvent
  2. SET: the temperature control settings for 109F (43C)
  3. FILL: the boil sump and immersion sump with AeroTron™
Performance Properties AeroTron™ TCE
Boiling Point 109° F / 43° C 188° F / 87° C
Flash Point, by ASTM D93-TCC None None
Evaporation Rate Quickly & Completely Quickly
Azeotropic Composition Yes Yes
Broad Metal Compatibility Yes Yes
Hydrolysis Highly Stable Not stable-requires stabilizers
Distillable Yes Yes
Kauri Butanol Value 93 128
Non-Volatile Residue < 10 ppm < 10 ppm
Odor Very Mild Strong
Sizes to meet your needs: 16oz, 1 gallon, 5 gallon, 30 gallon and 55 gallon drum
aerotron containers
Works Like TCE Without the Detrimental H&S Impacts


ULTRA vapor degreasers

Reliance Specialty Products is the leader in vapor degreasing, and solvent parts cleaning. At Reliance, we take a comprehensive, systemic approach to solvent parts cleaning. Our vapor degreasing equipment manufacturing expertise combined with our years of working with a variety of solvent cleaning options make us able to support our customers in a variety of practical ways. We are here to help you easily switch over to AeroTron™ and support your transition into an effective solvent that is better for your company, your people and the environment.

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