description

Dow Corning OS-20 Fluid is an ozone-safe volatile methylsiloxane (VMS) fluid developed specifically for use as a precision cleaning agent and carrier.

Applications –

FEATURES

Ozone-safe; do not deplete ozone
Do not generate smog
Negligible contribution to global warming
In USA, classified as non-VOCs
Clear and colorless
Odorless
Compatible with most plastics and surface coatings
Low toxicity
Low surface tension
Evaporate completely at room temperature
Surfaces cleaned with these fluids can subsequently be painted or coated
High purity: residual nonvolatile content is less than 1 ppm
Non-irritating to skin

APPLICATIONS

Rinsing parts after cleaning with stronger cleaning agents; dry to leave no residues or spots
Aerosols for cleaning industrial optics and spectacle lenses
Impregnating “wipes” for cleaning applications where more aggressive solvents cannot be used
Replacing organic fluids as carriers in some industrial processes
Alternatives to hydrocarbon solvents in consumer product formulations
Solvents or carriers for silicone oils or greases
Cleaning contaminated surfaces prior to painting or bonding