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DuPont Vertrel specialty fluids

Vertrel® is the Safer nPB Alternative

proposed U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ban on the use of n-Propyl Bromide (nPB) for use in aerosol and adhesive applications will prompt many nPB users to search for a safer alternative.

DuPont™ Vertrel® specialty fluids are a safe, effective alternative to nPB with the following benefits:

  • DuPont Lab Technician inspecting electronics after cleaningsuperior toxicity profile
  • zero ozone-depletion potential
  • fast drying; nonflammable; chemically and thermally stable; safe to use
  • powerful solvency strength; designed to clean a wide range of soils; excellent solubility for adhesives and fluoro/silicone-based lubricants
  • compatible with a broad range of materials, metals, plastics, and elastomers
  • existing equipment can be used with minor or no modifications
  • no acid acceptance testing needed

Vertrel® specialty fluids have the broadest range of cleaning power of any solvent family. Vertrel® can match nPB cleaning power in most cleaning situations. 


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