Industry: Pharmaceutical, Food & Feed

Application: MEC™ Prime is special High Purity grade of Methylene Chloride for use in Pharmaceutical Drug – Tablet and Film Coating, Antibiotics, Vitamins, Pharma Carbomers

Meeting Requirements: Food Chemical Codex (FCC), ACS Specification


Industry: Vapor Degreasing / Precision Cleaning

Application: Extra stabilised ASTM D4701-00 precision cleaning specification product, offered together with its unique Alkalinity & AAV (Acid Acceptance Value) Test Kit

TRIKLONE™, Perklone™ and MEC™ Prime are REACH registered products

All our products are manufactured under ISO9001 in the UK from premium quality feedstocks (>99.99% pure before stabilisation)

Chemical Composition

Methylene Chloride

Synonyms: Dichloromethane (DCM) / Methylene Dichloride

Abbreviations: MEC, MC, Meth-Chlor, MECL, MCL

Chemical Formula: CH2Cl2

Molecular Mass: 84.94

CAS (Chemical Abstracts Service) Number: 75-09-2

Properties: Colorless, Non-flammable, Non-exclusive, heavier than water & air

AAV Test Kit ALKALINITY & AAV Test-Kit (Acid Acceptance Value)

Banner Chemicals UK have now launched the ALKALINITY & AAV Test-Kit for their customers who use TRIKLONE™ and PERKLONE™ in metal degreasing applications

ALKALINITY & AAV Test-Kit (Acid Acceptance Value) are used to monitor the quality of the Vapour-Degreasing solvents TRIKLONE™ and PERKLONE™

PERKLONE™, TRIKLONE™ conforms to ASTM for Vapour-Degreasing processes

PERKLONE™, TRIKLONE™ ASTM conforming products.

PERKLONE™, TRIKLONE™ aerospace approved products for the critical cleaning process.

The ALKALINITY & AAV Test-Kit save customers time and costs by maintaining MEC™ Super Prime, PERKLONE™ and TRIKLONE™ to a high level of quality, and enabling a better degreasing process.

Methylene Chloride MEC (branded product MEC™ Prime and MEC™ Super Prime)

Banner Chemicals UK Flying the flag of excellence for over 160 years


Banner Chemicals UK supply all grades of TRIKLONE™ (TCE, Trichloroethylene)

TRIKLONE™, PERKLONE™ and MEC™ Prime made exclusively by Banner Chemicals UK

TRIKLONE™, PERKLONE™ and MEC™ Prime are registered trade marks of Banner Chemicals Group

Quality & Safety control

  • Environmental Management System – ISO 14001
  • Quality Management System – ISO 9001
  • Integrated Management Registration – PAS 99
  • Occupational H&S Management System – OHSAS 18001
  • European Single Assessment Document – (ESAD II)
  • Fully committed to Responsible Care ®
  • REACH registration