UN1710, Trichlorethylene, 6.1, PGIII

The chemical compound trichloroethylene is a chlorinated hydrocarbon commonly used as an industrial solvent. It is a clear non-flammable liquid with a sweet smell. The IUPAC name is trichloroethene. Industrial abbreviations include TCE, trichlor, Trike, Tricky and tri.


  • Trichloroethylene is an effective solvent for a variety of organic materials.