VertecBio™ EL Ethyl Lactate solvents offer a 100 percent biodegradable way to cut through paints, coatings, and inks, making them a high-powered choice for cleanup. All our products contain no environmentally hazardous ingredients, ozone-depleting chemicals (ODCs), or hazardous air pollutants (HAPs).
VertecBio™ EL Ethyl Lactate is an excellent precision cleaning solvent that leaves no residue behind and works equally well as a component of more complex formulations. In fact, VertecBio™ EL Ethyl Lactate is currently being used as a bio-based solvent in formulations across a broad range of industries.
VertecBio™ EL Ethyl Lactate is available in Technical, Food Grade (FCC - Kosher and Halal Approved), and High Purity formulations. Explore a few of the uses and industry applications these alternative solvents are best suited for, below.
- Perfect for blending with other solvents to make ink cleaners or adhesive removers, hand wipes, paint strippers or graffiti removers.
- Cleaner for vessels, tank trucks, ISO tanks, semi-bulk bins, reactors and storage tanks.
- Floor stripping products to remove polymers and polishes.
- Flushing paint lines, cleaning spray guns and cleaning paint booths.
- Effective on a variety of coatings including: polyurethanes, enamels and UV curable coatings.
- Pre-cleaning parts prior to painting, with no greasy residue.
- Excellent replacement for mineral spirits, MEK or MIBK.
Usage and Environmental Benefits
- Eliminates all hazards of working with petrochemicals.
- Available in drums, totes or bulk.
- Easily rinses with water.
- Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) List 4A - List of Minimal Risk Inert Ingredients for Pesticides.
- Safe, non-toxic and non-carcinogenic.
- No environmentally hazardous ingredients.
- 100 percent biodegradable.
- Not listed on California's Proposition 65.
Our Ethyl Lactate Products
VertecBio™ EL Ethyl LactateReduce your greenhouse gas impact with this sustainable, high performance ethyl lactate solvent. Perfect for paints, coatings, and inks, view our PDF on this product for more information.
VertecBio™ EL FCC Natural Ethyl Lactate
Ideal for flavors & fragrances, this 100 percent biodegradable solvent leaves no residue. Classified as an FCC Natural grade product and FDA approved as a flavor additive, view the full product specifications below.
VertecBio™ EL High Purity Ethyl Lactate
Combining high performance and purity, this versatile bio-based solvent is perfect for cleaning electronics and more. View the complete product specifications below.
Contact us today to make a purchase or find out more information about the VertecBio™ EL product line and our other high-powered, bio-solvent options.