methyl ethyl ketone

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A colorless, toxic, flammable, vinyl resin liquid solvent with a flash point of 24-30 degrees Fahrenheit. It is used as a solvent for cellulose nitrate lacquers, vinyl films, acrylic coatings, inks, and alkyd (Glyptal) resins. It is also used as a component in paint removers and cleaning fluids. It does not dissolve cellulose acetate or most waxes.
methyl ethyl ketone
Accepted term: 20-May-2024