Solvent Solutions

Research Solutions offers the industry's most progressive solutions to your solvent needs. This includes solvent blends that are free of hazardous air pollutants (HAPs) and low in volatile organic compounds (VOCs), meeting both EPA air-quality standards and the needs of our customers. Working with major paint suppliers and you, the customer, we produce better results in a safer work environment, with fewer emissions and lower Title V emission fees.

Research Solutions also provides custom blending to formulate products according to your specific needs. Our experienced staff of research and development chemists and field sales staff will work with you to develop and provide high-quality products at a competitive price.

Cleaning or Thinning
Paint and Coatings:

  • Nitrocellulose lacquers
  • Acrylic lacquers
  • Clear coats
  • Acrylic enamels
  • Automotive grade paint and clean up
  • Flush solutions—solvent or water based
  • Use for cleaning prior to painting

Key Performance Benefits:

  • Excellent for cutting or flushing paints
  • High KB values for cutting and thinning power
  • High flash points for safer work environment
  • Environmentally friendly—lower HAPs and VOCs
  • Operator friendly
  • Economical

HAPs Free/Low VOC Applications:

  • Paint and coatings
  • Automotive painting and clean up 
  • Parts Cleaning
  • Electronics parts cleaning
  • Printing blankets/roller washes
  • Printing and lithographic applications
  • Ink thinning and clean up
  • Cabinetry/woodworking finishes
  • Adhesive removal and clean up


Products are available in drums, totes or bulk quantities.