Current Prices and Historical Series in Several Countries
Chart Description. Intratec provides Trichloroethylene prices in several countries, as follows:
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About Trichloroethylene. Trichloroethylene (a.k.a. TCE) is a sweet smelling, colorless, volatile liquid and a powerful solvent for many substances. It is immiscible with water but miscible with many organic solvents.
Chemical Formula. C2HCl3
Commercial Grades. United States Pharmacopeia (USP) grade; technical grade; high purity grade; electronic grade; metal degreasing grade; and extraction grade.
Uses. Trichloroethylene is mainly used in metal degreasing; dry cleaning of eletronic parts; textile processing; and aerospace operations (flushing liquid oxygen). It is also employed as extraction solvent for oils, fats, and waxes; solvent dyeing; refrigerant and heat-exchange liquid; fumigant; diluent in paints and adhesives; and as chain transfer agent (PVC).
- Ethylene dichloride + chlorine (chlorination)
- Ethylene dichloride + chlorine + oxygen (oxychlorination/dehydrochlorination)
- Acetylene + chlorine (addition/dehydrochlorination)
Derivatives. captafol; chloroacetic acid; and 1-chloro-2,2,2-trifluoroethane.
Methodology. The pricing data presented are, if not otherwise indicated, volume-weighted average transaction prices including contract and spot transactions in the locations specified. The information provided is obtained from gathering and refining of trade data officially reported for the respective countries (i.e., governmental agencies, institutions related to foreign trade and industry publications). For further details check our Methodology.
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