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SHL 5 Litre (5000ml) High Quality Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK)

£18.00

Availability: 48 in stock

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MEK, also known as butanone, is a colourless, volatile liquid with a distinctive sweet odour, offering unparalleled solvency and efficiency.

Key Features:

  1. Superior Solvency: MEK boasts outstanding solvency properties, making it an indispensable component in numerous manufacturing processes. From resins and adhesives to coatings and inks, it effectively dissolves a wide range of materials, facilitating seamless formulations and applications.

  2. High Evaporation Rate: With its rapid evaporation rate, MEK accelerates drying times in coatings, ensuring swift completion of projects and enhanced productivity. Its fast evaporation also minimizes the risk of surface defects, delivering impeccable finishes in various applications.

  3. Versatile Applications: MEK finds utility across diverse industries, including automotive, construction, electronics, and printing. It serves as a solvent in paint and coating formulations, an adhesive in laminates and composites, and a degreaser in metal cleaning processes.

  4. Precision and Consistency: MEK is available in high-purity grades, ensuring precision and consistency in critical applications where quality is paramount. Its reliable performance makes it a preferred choice for demanding industrial processes requiring uncompromising results.

  5. Efficient Process Optimization: By facilitating efficient mixing, dissolving, and drying, MEK streamlines manufacturing processes, reducing production time and costs while maintaining exceptional quality standards. Its versatility and effectiveness contribute to operational excellence and competitive advantage.

Applications:

  • Paints and Coatings: MEK serves as a key solvent in the formulation of paints, varnishes, and coatings, enabling uniform application, rapid drying, and durable finishes in automotive, marine, and industrial coatings.

  • Adhesives and Sealants: MEK is utilized as a solvent in adhesive formulations, enhancing bonding strength and ensuring optimal adhesion in applications such as laminates, tapes, and construction materials.

  • Printing Inks: In the printing industry, MEK is an essential component in solvent-based inks, facilitating vibrant color reproduction, fast drying, and high-quality printing results in flexographic, gravure, and screen printing processes.

  • Metal Cleaning: MEK is employed as a degreasing agent in metal cleaning and surface preparation, effectively removing oils, contaminants, and residues from metal surfaces prior to painting, plating, or welding.

Weight 4000 g
Brand

SHL Manufacturing Limited

MPN

5000-MEK

EAN

5055341004250

Manufacturer

SHL Manufacturing Limited

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      SHL 5 Litre (5000ml) High Quality Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK)
      £18.00

      Availability: 48 in stock

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      6 - 11 5%
      12 + 10%
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