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Perchloroethylene

Perchloroethylene is a solvent commonly used in dry cleaning operations. When applied to a material or fabric, perc helps dissolve greases, oils and waxes without damaging the fabric. In metal manufacturing, solvents containing perchloroethylene clean and degrease new metal to help prevent impurities from weakening the metal. Due to its durability and ability to adhere to plastics, metal, rubber and leather, perchloroethylene has been used as an ingredient in a range of common products such as water repellants, paint removers, printing inks, glues, sealants, polishes and lubricant

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What is Perchloroethylene?

Perchloroethylene is a colourless liquid that is also called tetrachloroethylene, PERC, or PCE. It is primarily used for dry cleaning fabrics and degreasing metals.

it can be found in dry cleaned clothes, fabric finishers & consumer products such as:

Perchloroethylene can enter the body through breathing & skin contact

Inhalation     Touching

Symptoms of Exposure

Short-term symptoms from breathing in the exposure can be anything from the following:

Skin contact can cause:

Long-term symptoms from breathing in the exposure can cause changes in the following:

Exposure in high doses can also cause cancer.

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