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Zip-Chem® X-405 is a water based cleaner specifically designed for use on aircraft windows, plastic transparencies, and "EFIS" Electronic Flight Instrument Systems. X-405 is approved to EPA's Safer Choice program*.



X-405 is available in ready-for-use packaging and is very effective in wipe-on and wipe-off applications. X-405 contains a select group of surfactants designed to solubilize and lift a wide variety of contaminants without the use of abrasives or harsh solvents. X-405 meets the strict EPA standards of biodegradability as well as environmentally friendly components. The concentrate should be dilluted 50 parts water to 1 part X-405 Concentrate before using.



  • Collins Instrument approval for "EFIS"
  • US EPA Safer Choice*
  • No Solvents
  • Non-Toxic and Biodegradable
  • Non-Flammable
  • Conforms to AMS 1534, Boeing D6-17487, CSD No. 1, and TO: 1C-130A-23
  • Safe on aluminum, magnesium, and all structural metal.
  • Safe on all quality paints, primers, and acrylic plastics.

*The EPA Safer Choice recognition does not constitute endorsement of this product. The Safer Choice logo signifies that the product’s formula, as Zip-Chem® has represented it to the EPA, contains ingredients with more positive human health and environmental characteristics than conventional products of the same type. EPA Safer Choice relies solely on Zip-Chem®, its integrity, and good faith, for information on the product’s composition, ingredients, and attributes. EPA Safer Choice has not independently identified, that is, via chemical analysis, the ingredients in the product formula, nor evaluated any of Zip-Chem® 's non-ingredient claims. EPA Safer Choice provides its evaluation only as to the product’s human health and environmental characteristics, as specified in the Standard and based on current available information and scientific understanding.


Physical Properties

  • Appearance: Clear light-blue liquid
  • Boiling Point: 212°F
  • Density (LB/GL): 8.33
  • Flash Point: None
  • Odor: None
  • Specific Gravity: 1.0
  • VOC: 0 grams/liter




8 Gram Wet & Dry Tandem Pack (103770)

Pump Spray Bottles (010153)


Gallons (009432)

5 Gallon Pail (001936)

55 Gallon Drums (001937)

Download technical data sheet of X-405 below

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