Methylene chloride (also known as dichloromethane) is an organic halogen compound with the molecular formula of CH2Cl2. It is colourless liquid with a distinctive chloroform odour that is widely used as a solvent in paint strippers and degreasing. This product is a non-flammable liquid, having no measurable flashpoint or flammable limits in air. It is miscible with most organic solvents but only slightly miscible in water.
(aerothene MM / DCM (=dichloromethane) / Dichloromethane / F 30 (chlorocarbon) / freon 30 / hcc 30 / khmadon 30 / methane dichloride / methane, dichloro- / methylene bichloride / methylene chloride / methylene dichloride / narkotil / R 30 / R30 (refrigerant) / solaesthin / soleana vda / solmethine