Standard Historical Last Updated: Jun 18, 2012
ASTM D4376-02(2007)

Standard Specification for Vapor-Degreasing Grade Perchloroethylene


This specification covers the requirements and corresponding test methods for vapor-degreasing grade perchloroethylene. When tested, materials shall conform to the following physical properties: specific gravity; distillation range (initial boiling point and dry point); acidity as HCl; alkalinity as NaOH; water content; appearance; color in Pt-co units; halides content; nonvolatile residues content; acid acceptance; and copper corrosion behavior.


1.1 This specification covers vapor-degreasing grade perchloroethylene.

Note 1—Practices D 3844 and D 4276, and provide additional important information on solvent properties.

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Book of Standards Volume: 15.05
Developed by Subcommittee: D26.02
Pages: 2
DOI: 10.1520/D4376-02R07
ICS Code: 25.220.10; 71.100.99