Both products are now approved for all usage areas 1-6 per Boeing's BAC5008 specifications.

SALEM, Va. (March 15, 2021) - QualiChem, Inc. (QualiChem) is pleased to announce that as of February 22, 2021, QualiChem's XTREME CUT 250C and XTREME CUT 290 have approval for Boeing's usage areas 1-4. Both products were previously approved for usage areas 5 and 6.

"Aerospace has always been a strategic focus at QualiChem," says John Wiley, Global Marketing Director for QualiChem. "Our goal is to become the world leader for aerospace metalworking fluids not only from a productivity standpoint btu from a Health, Safety, and Environmental perspective."

These expanded approvals will allow a larger number of aerospace shops to take full advantage of the XTREME CUT benefits.

XTREME CUT 250C and XTREME CUT 290 are QualiChem's premium semi-synthetic coolants. They provide corrosion control, foam control, extended sump life, cleaner machines, reduced consumption, and class-leading performance for a range of aluminum, steel, titanium, and nickel alloys. Their aerospace approval list also includes Airbus, Airbus Canada/Bombardier, Pratt & Whitney, Raytheon, Lockheed, Safran, and GE.

More information about these premium products and their expanded approvals can be found here:

About QualiChem, Inc.

Established in 1989 with headquarters in Salem, Va., QualiChem, Inc. develops and manufactures metalworking fluids and water treatment chemicals. The Metalworking Fluids Division produces next-generation cutting and grinding fluids, straight oils, rust preventatives, and metal cleaners. The Water Treatment Division formulates, blends, and private labels chemicals used for the control of scale, corrosion, and fouling in cooling towers, boilers, and other industrial systems. QualiChem is a quality-focused ISO 9001:2015-certified company. For additional information, please visit


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