The Differences Between MEK and Acetone
18/11/2018· MEK and Acetone are both utilized as solvents in coatings, lacquer, varnish, and paint. Methyl Ethyl Ketone is very useful in paint, rust, varnish, lacquer, and grease removers. Benefits of MEK Highly effective solvent. High boiling point. Slow evaporation rate. Soluble with water. Benefits of Acetone Low toxicity. Water soluble. Low boiling point.