Top 10 Reasons to Switch to Opteon™ SF80

Author: Venesia Hurtubise, Technical Chemist

Historically, legacy solvents like nPB (n-propyl bromide) and TCE (trichloroethylene) have reliably and economically filled the cleaning requirements within the metal-working culture. However, those solvents are under scrutiny by the U.S. EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) and other global organizations due to their negative impact and air quality and potential hazard to workers.

This paper outlines the top reasons why switching to Opteon™  SF80 Specialty Fluid is a smart way to  meet emerging regulatory requirements while maintaining cleaning performance with minimal impact to throughput and productivity.