List of Process Specification Approvals & Specification Conformity Tests

EnSolv Specification & Conformity Tests

Airbus, ABP 8-1294 Issue 6 - Vapor Degreasing, Immersion, Pipe Flushing, Cold Cleaning

AAI Engineering Support (Ft. Knox USA), – cleaning of M-1 and M-2 tank simulator PCBs

AASHTO





Air Liquide (France), – Cleaning Oxygen lines


Airbus / British Aerospace, ABR 9-0140 - Issue 5A Type 1 General Purpose Cleaning Solvent

Airbus, 80-T-35-0014, Process Specification, Cleaning with Organic Solvents (Cold Cleaning Agents)

Airbus, ABP 8-1294 Issue 9- Vapor Degreasing, Flush Cleaning, Immersion or Spraying, Cold Cleaning Solvent Immersion or SWAB / Wipe Type 3

Anniston Army Depot, – cleaning of M1-A1 tank parts

ASTM, D6368-06 - Stabilized n-Propyl Bromide for use in Vapor Degreasing

ASTM, F 945 - Stress Corrosion of Titanium Alloys by Aircraft Maintenance Materials (Method A)

Belgian Armed Forces



Bell Helicopters, Process Engineering Order: BPS 4138 Revision E-2, Materials Bulletin 1918 - n-Propyl Bromide, Vapor Degreasing Grade

BOC, PLM-02-02-BOC – Guidelines for Oxygen Cleaning

BOC, Spec 399856, Doc # 50000810, Cleaning, Degreasing & Packaging for Oxygen Duty

Boeing D6-17487 Revision L, – Exterior & General Cleaners & Liquid Waxes

Boeing Military Aerospace, PS 12020 Revision Y - Vapor Degreasing Specification - allows use of EnSolv-5408 and EnSolv Spec 490 Stabilizer Booster in certain vapor degreasing applications on military aircraft such as the F-15, F-16 and F-18

Boeing, BAC 5408 - Vapor Degreasing


Boeing, BMS 11-11 - Stabilized n-Propyl Bromide

Boeing, D6-17487 Revision L – Exterior & General Cleaners & Liquid Waxes

Boeing, HP9-25 Revision U- Degreasing, Apache Helicopter

Boeing, PSD 6-62 - Process Specification Deviation to BAC 5408 - allows use of EnSolv-5408 and EnSolv Spec 490 Stabilizer Booster in certain vapor degreasing applications

Bombardier, EMCM-001 (ASTM D6368) - n-Propyl Bromide, Aerospace Vapor Degreasing Grade Montreal Facility (5805320 SAP)

Bombardier, P. Spec. 407 Issue 12 – Chemical & Electro-Chemical Treatment for metal parts

Bombardier, PPS 31.04 – Degreasing Process

Chilworth Technology, Flash Point Testing


Corpus Christi Army Depot, Vapor degreasing GE & Pratt & Whitney engines for use on UH-60 and Blackhawk helicopters



Delco Defense Systems Operations, – Vapor degreasing PCBs for thermal imaging systems

Directory of Cleaning Agents for Oxygen Service produced by Compressed Gas Association

Display Division Pacific Aerospace and Electronics, – Vapor degreasing of electromagnetic relays for Defense satellites

Douglas Aircraft (Now Boeing), CSD#1 - General Purpose Cleaner, test performed by SMI, Inc

1. Effect on Painted Surfaces Test (ASTM F 502)

2. Residue Test (ASTM F 485, passed AMS 4911 and AMS 4049)

3. Sandwich Corrosion Test

 2024-T3 Bare/Alodined per MIL-C-5541

 2024-T3 Bare/Anodized per MIL-A-8625

 2024-T3 Clad/Alodined per MIL-C-5541

 2024-T3 Clad/Anodized per MIL-A-8625

 7075-T6 Clad/Alodined per MIL-C-5541

 7075-T6 Clad/Anodized per MIL-A-8625

4. Immersion Corrosion Test (ASTM F 483)

5. Cadmium Removal Test (per MIL-S-18729, ASTM F 1111)

6. Hydrogen Embrittlement Test (ASTM F 519, Type 1C)

EDF (Electricite de France) & GDF (Gaz de France)

Embraer, NE40-012 REV.BP – Metallic Parts Cleaning

Flash Point Tests – ASTM-D-56; ASTM-D-93; ISO 13736 :1997; BS2000 PART 170 1995

Food & Drug Administration - Specifically for use as a carrier in food grade equipment lubricants, such as a chain lubricant in a food processing machine.

General Motors, FID 950603 – Vapor Degreasing & Cold Cleaning

Goodrich Aerospace, 5702ENSOLV5408

Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation Material Process Specification per ENG-SOP-0274

1. Specification: GAMPS 4112 Revision B - Solvent Wipe Cleaning

2. Standards: GAF14A – Individual Finish and Process Codes

3. Military Specification: A-A-59150A – Cleaning Compound, Solvent, Hydrofluoroether (HFE)

4. Military Specification: Mil-S-5002

5. ASTM D6368 – Standard Specification for Vapor Degreasing Solvents Based on normal-Propyl Bromide and Technical Grade Normal-Propyl Bromide,

6. SAE AMS 3819 - Cloths - Cleaning for Aircraft Primary and Secondary Structural Surfaces.

IMP Aerospace (Canada) - Vapor degreasing of sub-assemblies on CT-140 Aurora anti-submarine aircraft and the Sea King helicopter


Litton Guidance and Control, – Vapor degreasing PCBs for military space applications

Lockheed Martin Supplier, # EXO109420963

Lockheed Martin, EMAP G41.149approval for N-Propyl Bromide vapor degreasing


Lockheed Martin, STP57-301, Rev. W- Process Specification Cleaning of Aluminum and Aluminum Alloys

Military Specification, MIL P28809 - Printed Circuit Cleaning

NASA White Sands Test Facility, – Solvent Removal Following Oxygen System Cleaning

NASA, GOX - Mechanical Impact Testing

NASA, LOX - Mechanical Impact Testing


Naval Surface Warfare Center, – Cleaning sub-assemblies on the Mark 42, Mark 45 5″ guns and the old Mark 20 6″ guns


Northrup Grumman PEI (Puerto Rico), – Vapor degreasing electronic components of torpedo warheads

Panasonic Mobile Communications

Pratt & Whitney / United Technologies, PWA 36604 - Compatibility with PWA 407 Rubber



Pratt & Whitney / United Technologies, PWA 36604- Hot Corrosion Testing of Standard Gas Turbine Engine Alloys

Pratt & Whitney, - Determination of the Effect of Chemical Cleaners on Non-Metallic Materials

Praxair, GS-38 – Guidelines for Oxygen Cleaning

SAE, AMS 1526B - Cleaner for Aircraft Exterior Surfaces

SAE, AMS 2644 - (Originally MIL-I-25135E Class: 1 & 1A) Class 1 Solvent Remover for NDT Penetrant Testing, Dept of the Air Force

SAE, ARP 1176 - Oxygen System and Component Cleaning and Packaging


SAE, ARP 1755B - Effect of Cleaning Agents on Aircraft Engine Materials

Schneider Group (France)

Solar Turbines, A Caterpillar Company, San Diego




Southwest Aerospace, – Vapor degreasing PCBs for drone target planes


Turkish Air Force, – 1st Maintenance Supply Center

United Defense LP, – Vapor Degreasing for sub-assemblies of the 5″-54 Mark 45 5″ Naval Guns

US Coast Guard, – Cold flush cleaning of air conditioners on the Dolphin helicopter

US Dept. of Transportation Federal Highways, – Replacement for Trichloroethylene in Asphalt Testing

USAF, – Cleaning PCBs on C-117 simulators

EnSolv EX Approvals and Conformances

AASHTO TP2 - Modified Version, Now AASHTO T319

ASTM 1856 Recovery of Asphalt from Solution by Abson Method

ASTM D2041 – Standard Test Method for Theoretical Maximum Specific Gravity and Density of Bituminous Paving Mixtures

ASTM D2172 - Quantitative Extraction of Bitumen from Bituminous Paving Mixtures; has been exhaustively tested by the Federal Highway Authority as an alternative to hazardous chlorinated solvents.

ASTM D5404 - Recovery of Asphalt from Solution Using the Rotavapor Apparatus, Modified version of SHRP procedure

ASTM D5444 - Gradation, Mechanical Size Analysis of Extracted Aggregate

ASTM D6368-06 - standard specification for Vapor-Degreasing Grade and General Grade normal-Propyl Bromide

AASHTO M320, – Standard Specification for Performance-Graded Asphalt Binder

AASHTO T164, Asphalt Extraction Solvent

AASHTO T319 - Quantitative Extraction and Recovery of Asphalt Binder from Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA)

Florida Department of Transportation

US Dept. of Transportation Federal Highways – Replacement for Trichloroethylene in Asphalt Testing

Tech Kleen Approvals and Conformances

ASTM D 56, Standard Method for Flash Point by Tag Closed Tester

ASTM D6368-06, - standard specification for Vapor-Degreasing Grade and General Grade normal-Propyl Bromide

ASTM F945-01, Stress-Corrosion of Titanium Alloys by Aircraft Engine materials (Method A)>

Boeing, BAC 5408- Vapor Degreasing

Department of Transportation-State of Connecticut>

Department of Transportation-State of Georgia

Lockheed Martin, EMAP G41.149, Version: 10- Vapor Degreasing Solvent

Military Specification, MIL-T-81533A, MILITARY SPECIFICATION: TRICHLOROETHANE 1, 1, 1, (METHYL CHLOROFORM) INHIBITED, VAPOR DEGREASING (26 SEP 1967)

Vector Aerospace, the use of Tech Kleen stabilized n-Propyl Bromide solvent as a replacement to Trichloroethylene

NEXT 3000 and NEXT 5408 Specification & Conformity Tests

GE Template: “Cleaner Test Requirements” test performed by SMI, Inc

* Boeing BAC-5408

* ASTM D2942

* Boeing commercial PSD 6-77

* BMS10-11 Type I, BMS10-11 Type II, BMS10-20 Type II, BMS10-79 Type III, BMS10-79 Type II, BMS10-60 Type II and BMS10-10-100

* Stock Loss (ARP 1755B, Category 12* - Organic Solvent Cleaner)

* IGA (Intergranular Attack Inspection at 400x, Minimum)

* Hydrogen Embrittlement (ASTM F519 Type 1a Specimens)

* Hot Corrosion

* Stress Corrosion Cracking (Stress Corrosion Cracking (ASTM F945; AMS 4911 and 4916)

* Elemental Analysis

* Lockheed Martin, EMAP G41.149 approval for vapor degreasing

* Lockheed Martin, STP57-301, Process Specification Cleaning of Aluminum and Aluminum Alloys

* Praxair, GS-38 – Guidelines for Oxygen Cleaning

* Safran Landing Systems formerly Messier-Bugatti-Dowty: PCS-2620, Steels – Iron Based Alloys

Samsol T1 Specification Conformity Tests

* MIL-PRF-680 Type 1 on Qualified Products List (QPL DS0025) NATO classification S-752

* Airbus Consumable Materials List (CML) (ref. MIL-PRF-680)

* Airbus A330 Maintenance Manual Item 11-002 Dry Cleaning Solvent (ref. MIL-PRF-680)

* Boeing BAC 5750 Solvent Cleaning (optional to PD-680 specification) (PSD 6-88)

* CFM Aircraft Engines: Mil-PRF-680 is approved for all aircraft engine cleaning applications calling for PD-680 Type I and Type II

* Honeywell Aerospace MIL-PRF-680 qualifications (Type I)

* LockheedMartin STP57-201, Rev. H Cleaning of Carbon & Low Alloy Steels (EPS G41.14) (MIL-PRF-680B supersedes P-D-680)

* Pratt & Whitney PMC 9045, POP-350 Cleaning / Degreasing of metallic engine hardware using a hand wiping application.

* Pratt & Whitney as PMC 9001-1, -2, -7, -10 Stoddard Solvent (MIL-PRF-680, Type I, II or III)

* United Services - United Airlines SOL3001-1

* Rolls Royce CSS 267 (BS 245)

*Testing completed: ASTM F-1110 ASTM F-483.ASTM F-945,ASTM D-130, ASTM D-1296, ASTM D- 1353.ASTM D3257,ASTM D1353

Samsol T2 Specification Conformity Tests

* MIL-PRF-680 Type 2 on Qualified Products List (QPL DS0026) NATO Classification S-753

* Airbus per Consumable Materials List (CML) (ref. MIL-PRF-680)

* Airbus per A330 Maintenance Manual Item 11-002 Dry Cleaning Solvent (ref. MIL-PRF-680)

* BAE Systems Land & Armaments TN-9-2350-34-20-1-1 & TM-9-2350-292-10 (military tanks)

* Bell Helicopter: Part Number 2110-07015 - General solvent cleaning on Bell Helicopter Aircraft.

* Bell Helicopter Consumable Materials item C-304

* Boeing Aircraft Company as PSD 6-88 for BAC 5750 General Cleaning Solvent (as optional to P-D-680 specification) Reference B00074

* Cessna Aircraft Company Model 182/T182 Maintenance Manual (alternative to PD-680 type 2)

* CFM Aircraft Engines: Mil-PRF-680 is approved for all aircraft engine cleaning applications calling for PD-680 Type I and Type II

* Embraer 170/175 Aircraft Maintenance Manual CPC section 07

* Eurocopter

* GE Aircraft Engines: C04-002 - approved for all engine cleaning applications calling for PD-680 Type I and Type II

* Goodrich Wheels and Brakes Component Maintenance Manual 2-1577 Series (Task 32-41-81-100-801-A01) per MIL- PRF-680

* Honeywell Aerospace per MIL-PRF-680B qualifications

* Lockheed Martin STP57-201, Rev. H Cleaning of Carbon & Low Alloy Steels (EPS G41.14) (MIL-PRF-680B supersedes P-D-680)

* McCauley Propeller Systems 61-00-06

* Messier-Bugatti Component Maintenance Manual 2-1577 Series (Task 32-41-81-100-801-A01) per MIL-PRF-680

* Messier-Dowty

* Pratt & Whitney as PMC 9001-1, -2, -7, -10 Stoddard Solvent (MIL-PRF-680, Type I, II or III)

* Rolls Royce Aircraft Engines Approved for all aircraft engine cleaning applications calling for PD-680 Type II

* Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation: Part Number 08UTC-40588 - General cleaning on Sikorsky Aircraft

* Testing completed: ASTM F-1110 ASTM F-483.ASTM F-945,ASTM D-130, ASTM D-1296, ASTM D-1353.ASTM D3257,ASTM D1353