Finding the Right AK-225 Replacement

On January 1, 2015, a common industry solvent known as AK-225(or HCFC-225) was officially banned from usage in an effort to protect our environment from its documented negative effects.

Not sure where to turn for a viable replacement?

Substitutes for impacted products have been identified by the Environmental Protection Agency - and we've removed the guesswork with our easy-to-use chart below. Simply reference your usual product to discover the perfect alternative - then stop today at All-Spec.

Product Series
Part #
Suggested Replacement
Part #
Precision Rinse NF
8602
All Purpose Flux Remover and Cleaner
Product Series
Part #
Suggested Replacement
Part #
Electro-Wash® NX
ES1611
12oz. Aerosol
Electro-Wash® VZ
ES6100
12oz. Aerosol
Electro-Wash® NX
ES2211
18oz. Aerosol
Electro-Wash® VZ
ES6100
12oz. Aerosol
Electro-Wash® NX
ES111
1 Gallon
Electro-Wash® VZ
ES6101
1 Gallon
Electro-Wash® NX
ES5511
53 Gallon
Electro-Wash® VZ
ES6155
53 Gallon
Electro-Wash® PN
ES1678
12oz. Aerosol
Pow-R-Wash™ VZ
ES6300
12oz. Aerosol
Flux-Off® No Clean
ES1695
12oz. Aerosol
Flux-Off® VZ
ES6200
12oz. Aerosol
Flux-Off® No Clean
ES895B
6oz. Aerosol
Flux-Off® VZ
ES6200
12oz. Aerosol
Flux-Off® No Clean
ES195
1 Gallon
Flux-Off® VZ
ES6201
1 Gallon
Pow-R-Wash™ NX
ES1612
12oz. Aerosol
Electro-Wash® VZ
ES6100
12oz. Aerosol
Pow-R-Wash™ PN
ES1677
12oz. Aerosol
Pow-R-Wash™ VZ
ES6300
12oz. Aerosol
Product Series
Part #
Suggested Replacement
Part #
Asahiklin AK225 ATE
1658-5G
5 Gal Bulk
Precision-V VC-1500 Vapor-Degreaser Flux Remover
1655-5G
5 Gal Bulk
No Clean Flux Remover
1660-6S
6oz. Aerosol
G3 Flux Remover
1631-16SB
16oz. Aerosol
Asahiklin AK-225
1663-18S
18oz. Aerosol
Precision-V Plastic-Safe Cleaner
1652-10S
10oz. Aerosol
Asahiklin AK-225
1663-G
1 Gal Bulk
Precision-V Plastic-Safe Cleaner
1652-G
1 Gal Bulk
Asahiklin AK-225
1663-5G
5 Gal Bulk
Precision-V AE1400 Vapor-Degreaser Solvent
1681-5G
5 Gal Bulk
Asahiklin AK-225
1663-54G
54 Gal Bulk
Precision-V AE1400 Vapor-Degreaser Solvent
1681-54G
54 Gal Bulk
Kleen ATMS
1664-18S
18oz. Aerosol
Precision-V Universal Cleaner
1651-16S
16oz. Aerosol
Kleen ATMS
1664-5G
5 Gal Bulk
Precision-V VC-1500 Vapor-Degreaser Flux Remover
1655-5G
5 Gal Bulk
Kleen ATMS
1664-54G
54 Gal Bulk
Precision-V VC-1500 Vapor-Degreaser Flux Remover
1655-54G
54 Gal Bulk
Flux Remover AMS
1665-18S
18oz. Aerosol
Precision-V Universal Cleaner
1651-16S
16oz. Aerosol
Flux Remover AMS
1665-5G
5 Gal Bulk
Precision-V VC-1500 Vapor-Degreaser Flux Remover
1655-5G
5 Gal Bulk
Flux Remover AMS
1665-54G
54 Gal Bulk
Precision-V VC-1500 Vapor-Degreaser Flux Remover
1655-54G
54 Gal Bulk
Asahiklin AK-225 AES
1666-5G
5 Gal
Precision-V VC-1500 Vapor-Degreaser Flux Remover
1655-5G
5 Gal Bulk
Asahiklin AK-225 AES
1666-54G
54 Gal
Precision-V VC-1500 Vapor-Degreaser Flux Remover
1655-54G
54 Gal Bulk
Blue Shower II Cleaner/Degreaser
1667-18S
18oz. Aerosol
Precision-V Universal Cleaner
1651-16S
16oz. Aerosol
Blue Shower II Cleaner/Degreaser
1667-5G
5 Gal
Precision-V Universal Cleaner
1651-5G
5 Gal
Contact Cleaner II
1668-18S
18oz. Aerosol
Precision-V Universal Cleaner
1651-16S
16oz. Aerosol
Asahiklin AK-225 T
1669-5G
5 Gal
Precision-V VC-1500 Vapor-Degreaser Flux Remover
1655-5G
5 Gal
Asahiklin AK-225 T
1669-54G
54 Gal
Precision-V VC-1500 Vapor-Degreaser Flux Remover
1655-54G
54 Gal