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Solvents

Is a substance that dissolves a solute (a chemically different liquid, solid or gas), resulting in a solution. A solvent is usually a liquid but can also be a solid or a gas. The maximum quantity of solute that can dissolve in a specific volume of solvent varies with temperature. Common uses for organic solvents are in dry cleaning (e.g., tetrachloroethylene), as paint thinners (e.g., toluene, turpentine), as nail polish removers and glue solvents (acetone, methyl acetate, ethyl acetate), in spot removers (e.g., hexane, petrol ether), in detergents (citrus terpenes), in perfumes (ethanol), nail polish and in chemical synthesis. The use of inorganic solvents (other than water) is typically limited to research chemistry and some technological processes.

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Catalog solvents

Acetone, commercial

Is used for synthesis of acetic anhyaride, aceton, cyanohydrine, diphenil propane and other organic products, as well as a solvent in different branches of industry.

Petroleum toluene

The product of catalytic reforming of gasoline fractions and pyrolysis of petroleum products. Applied as a raw material for organic synthesis, high-octane component of motor fuels or solvent.

White spirit

Gasoline mixed solvent contains no more than 50% of each group of hydrocarbons, gasoline direct distillation of low-sulfur crude oils. Used in the manufacture of paints, varnishes, rubber industry.