Looking to reduce your VOC Emissions?

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volatile organic compounds

What are VOCs?

As environmental pressure ever increases, we are pleased to offer our customers several ways we can help reduce their VOC emissions, (volatile organic compounds).  VOCs are emitted as gases from certain solids or liquids.

VOCs include a variety of chemicals, some of which may have short and long-term adverse health and environmental effects. VOCs are emitted by a wide array of products numbering in the thousands.

Our top 4 solutions to VOC reduction


Spray gun cleaner inline filtration, the little blue filter is inline filtration for your spray gun cleaner. Fitted to your spray gun cleaner it filters paint solids and removes these from the cleaning solution, thus extending the fluid life and reducing use. In turn, reducing VOC’s. Up to 75% reduction can be achieved in both usage and VOC’s.


protecEarth, greener, safer, more economical spray gun cleaner technology. Under our NEW protecEarth brand we give you protecLV low VOC spray gun cleaner helping reduce spray gun cleaner VOC emissions even further. Up to an 80% reduction in VOC’s and additional cost savings can be made.


Solvent Reduction Valve.  Solvent evaporation loss can cause an increase in solvent use and VOC’s. A Simple solution is to fit a solvent reduction valve to the exhaust of your solvent based spray gun cleaner.  The valve will then open and close with the operation of the machine reducing evaporation loss, in many cases saving solvent and reducing VOC’s.


Solvent recycling, by a process of distillation, waste solvents can be recycled and reused, in many cases helping reduce your VOC emissions.

Solvent recylcing can be one of the most cost-effective ways to treat waste solvent.

Up to 80% cost reduction can be made.

We can help you.

Unic International leads the way for helping customers reduce their VOC’s that are found in solvents used for the cleaning and degreasing of paint equipment such as spray guns and or other hard surfaces.

Call us today on 0115 947 4000 or email us at sales@unic.co.uk.