Methylene Chloride

Methylene Chloride




Dichloromethane, Methylene Dichloride, Solmethine, DCM, MDC

  • Description:

Methylene Chloride is a clear, colorless and volatile liquid with a slightly sweet scent. It is not miscible with water, and this polar aprotic solvent is miscible with many organic solvents.


  • Solvent in Paint Remover Formulations
  • Processing of Chlorinated Polymers
  • Solvent for Pharmaceuticals Processing
  • Laundry Liquids
  • Industrial Cleaners & Fluids
  • Blowing Agent for PU Foams


Molecular Weightg/molASTM D6579-1183.919
Boiling Point at 760 mmHgASTM D5399-0939.6
Melting Point at760 mmHgASTM D5399-09-96.7
Flash PointASTM D93-18Not Available
Specific Gravity at 25 ℃ASTM D854-141.33
Viscosity at 25 ℃mPa.sASTM D445-180.41
Solubility at 25℃ in Waterg/LASTM D2042-1517.5
Vapor Pressure at 20 ℃mmHg ASTM E1194-17349
Density at 20 ℃gr/cm3ASTM D792-131.3266
Evaporation Rate (n-Butyl Acetate=1.0)ASTM D3539-110.7
Methylene Chloride