Methyl Ethyl Ketone
Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK) is a colorless flammable liquid with a
sharp odor. Soluble in water and is commonly used as an industrial solvent.
MEK is a liquid solvent used in surface coatings, adhesives, printing inks, chemical intermediates, magnetic tapes, and lube oil de-waxing agents.
It is often used by professional paint shops and painters to thin acrylics and lacquers and other projects where epoxies are used.
MEK is also used as an extraction medium for fats, oils, waxes and resins. It is a highly efficient and versatile solvent for surface coatings.