Discount Solvents

Altiras Chemicals is a discount solvent supplier, offering various paint thinners, lacquer, varnish, and shellac thinners, equipment cleaning and gun wash solvents. Below is a select, short-list of some of the current discount solvents we distribute. Please email us if you have a specific solvent need and we will be happy to see if we can find products to meet your needs.

Discount Paint Thinners

Paint Thinner (Prod #05675) – this near colorless discount solvent (APHA color <15) mixture of ethyl acetate, n-proplyl acetate, methyl ethyl ketone, ethanol, n-propanol and acetone. This product is designed as a paint thinner and can be used for cleaning paint guns, thinning paints and other processes where paint thinners are normally used. It is a great alternative to more expensive paint thinners and/or paint gun wash solvents . Email us with any questions, for pricing, or for more information.

High Methanol Paint Thinner (Prod #06341) – this discount solvent is a near colorless solvent (APHA color <15) containing 55-70% methanol with acetone, toluene, octane and less than 0.5 wt% methylene chloride. This product is designed as a paint thinner and can be used for cleaning paint guns, thinning paints and other processes where higher cost paint thinners are normally used. It is a great alternative to more expensive paint thinners and/or paint gun wash solvents . Email us with any questions, for pricing, or for more information.

Lacquer/Varnish/Shellac Thinner (Prod #00105) – this discount solvent is a near colorless (APHA color <10) mixture of ketones, alcohols, and aldehydes that is primarily composed of 5-7 carbon chain length molecules. This product does not contain methanol or ethanol and uses heavier alcohols for slower drying. The moisture is below 0.5 wt%. This product is also a good alternative to hexanol and cyclohexanol solvents. Email us with any questions, for pricing, or for more information.

Mixed Thinner/Gun Wash Solvent (Prod #09913) – this solvent is a mixture of aromatics, alcohols, ketones and light aliphatics. This product is clear, but has a light yellow color. It can be a great alternative to paint thinners and/or paint gun wash solvents as a first pass cleanup or where the light color will have little impact. Email us with any questions, for pricing, or for more information.