White Spirit

(BAN, USAN, rINN)
Synonyms: Stoddard Solvent; Trementina.
Cyrillic synonym: Уайтспирит.

💊 Chemical information

CAS — 64742-82-1 (white spirit type 1); 64741-92-0 64742-88-7 (white spirit type 0); 8052-41-3 (Stoddard solvent).

Description.

White spirit is a mixture of hydrocarbons available as a colourless liquid. Store in airtight containers.

💊 Adverse Effects and Treatment

As for Kerosene. For discussion of neurotoxicity after occupational exposure to solvents including white spirit, see under Toluene.
1. WHO. Selected petroleum products. Environmental Health Criteri
20. Geneva: WHO, 1982. Available at: http:// www.inchem.org/documents/ehc/ehc/ehc020.htm (accessed 30/06/04)

💊 Uses

White spirit is used as an industrial solvent. It is available in various grades. One grade available in the USA is known as Stoddard solvent.
Published December 02, 2018.