A solvent is a liquid which has the property to dissolve substances without reacting with them.

Solvents

 

A solvent is a liquid which has the property to dissolve substances without reacting with them.

The importance of such a component is due to a lot of purposes:

 

• dilution of a liquid/solid substance to favourite its handling

• uniform distribution of a substance on a surface (i.e. paints, inks)

• interaction between two substances not reacting each

• other extraction of one or more substances from mixtures

• substances removal (i.e. degreasing).

 

 

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PRODUCT NAME:     Acetone

 

PRODUCT CATEGORY:     Solvents

 

DESCRIPTION:     Acetone is the simplest and most important of the ketones. It is a colorless liquid with a mildly pungent and somewhat aromatic odor.

 

APPLICATIONS:     Acetone is used as a carrier for acetylene, and as a raw material for the chemical synthesis of a wide range of products such as ketene, methyl methacrylate, bisphenol A, diacetone alcohol, mesityl oxide, methyl isobutyl ketone, hexylene glycol, and isophorone.

 

PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS:

PropertyMeasureMinimumMaximumMethod
Assaywt%99.5GC
Acidity, (as acetic)wt%0.002ASTM-D1613
ColorPt-Co5ASTM-D1209
Alkalinitywt%0.001ASTM-D1614
Distillation RangeÂșC1ASTM-D1078
OdornonresidualASTM-D1296
Aldehydespasses testASTM-D329
Non-Volatile Matter mg/100ML5ASTM-D1353
Specific Gravity, 20/20oC0.7910.793ASTM-D4052
Water, %0.5ASTM-D1364
Water Miscibilitypasses testASTM-D1722
AppearanceClear and BrightVisual

 

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SHIPPING NAME:     Acetone

 

UN NUMBER:     UN1090

 

CAS NUMBER:     67-64-1

 

OTHER:     Meets ASTM D-329

 

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