Skip to Primary Navigation Skip to Site Navigation Skip to Main Content All 3M.com Site Map
 

>  Email Us
>  Where to Buy

Explore All Products:

Find a Tech Data Sheet

Find an MSDS



 

3M™ Novec™ Aerosols

3M™ Novec™ Aerosols
Novec Aerosol Cleaners are based on proprietary 3M formulations. With a favorable environmental profile, Novec Aerosol Cleaners are non-ozone depleting and contain no nPB, HFCs or HAPS. These high-performing products have a wide margin of safety for use in intended application and are an environmentally responsible alternative to HCFC-141b.

Features and Benefits

  • Fast drying, leaves no residue
  • Nonflammable; Low toxicity
  • Favorable environmental profile
  • No HCFCs, HFCs, nPB, or HAPs
  • Over 95% active solvent, for more cleans per can.


  • 3M™ Novec™ Contact Cleaner

    3M™ Novec™ Contact Cleaner effectively removes light oils, greases, silicones, dust and particulates from sensitive electrical and electronic equipment. It is compatible with plastics, is non-flammable, non-ozone depleting and contains no HCFCs, HFCs, nPB or HAPs.

    3M™ Novec™ Contact Cleaner Plus

    New 3M™ Novec™ Contact Cleaner Plus is formulated with extra cleaning power to remove stubborn oils, greases and silicones, as well as fluorinated oils and greases, dust and particulates, from sensitive electrical and electronic equipment.

    3M™ Novec™ Electronic Degreaser

    3M™ Novec™ Electronic Degreaser effectively removes oils, greases and handling soils from electric motors, electrical equipment, precision devices and other electro-mechanical or sensitive devices. Based on proprietary 3M solvent technology; it is non-flammable, non-ozone depleting and contains no HCFCs, HFCs, nPB or HAPs.

    3M™ Novec™ Flux Remover

    3M™ Novec™ Flux Remover effectively removes rosin solder fluxes, waxes and similar contaminants found in electronics manufacturing and repair. Based on proprietary 3M solvent technology; it is non-flammable, non-ozone depleting, and contains no HCFCs, HFCs, nPB or HAPs.

    Novec Contact Cleaner Novec Contact Cleaner Plus Novec Contact Cleaner/Lubricant Novec Electronic Degreaser Novec Flux Remover
    Cleaning Strength Light Duty Medium Duty Medium Duty Heavy Duty Heavy Duty
    Plastic Compatibility Plastic-safe Plastic-safe Plastic-safe May damage ABS, PS, acrylic and polycarbonate May damage ABS, PS, acrylic and polycarbonate
    Lubricant None None Silicone Based None None
     Cleaning Performance
    Particulate +++ +++ +++ +++ +++
    Krytox® Oil +++ +++ +++ ++ ++
    Light Oils + ++ ++ +++ +++
    Heavy Oils and Greases + + + +++ +++
    Hydraulic Fluid + ++ ++ +++ +++
    Rosin-based flux - - - ++ +++
    No-clean flux - - - ++ ++
    Lead-free Flux + + + ++ +++
    Rating Cleaning Performance
    +++ Excellent
    ++ Very Good
    + Moderate
    - Not Recommended

    Test on plastics before using. This product may damage ABS, PS, polycarbonate or acrylics.

    Krytox® is a registered trademark of DuPont.

    Product Selection Guide

    3M™ Novec™ Aerosol Cleaners Cross Reference Guide (PDF 188.0 kB)

    We are updating the applications for this product.

    Please call 1-800-810-8513 to locate a sales representative near you.