Solvent 100 (Solvent C9) is an mono aromatic solvent with high solvency power, higher boiling range as compared to Xylene, being the immediate product after Xylene it is less volatile and is widely accepted as replacement to Xylene. Owing to these properties it is used as a carrier solvent, diluent or extender in Pesticides emulsified concentrate formulations, Coatings, Concrete industry for diluting acrylic sealers, Cleaning applications etc.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Sr. No. CHARACTERISTICS TEST METHOD STANDARD TYPICAL UNIT
1 Color ASTM D 1500 0.0 – 0.0+ 0.0 ASTM
2 Appearance Visual Clear Liquid Clear Liquid   –
3 Density @ 15°C ASTM D 4052 0.875 Max 0.865 Kg/L
4 Flash Point – PMCC ASTM D 93 40 Min 45 °C
5 Aromatic Content ASTM D 1319 98 Min 99.9 %
6 Mixed Aniline Point ASTM D 611 15 Max 13 °C
7 Boiling Range ASTM D 86 As under As under °C
 7(A) Initial Boiling Point ASTM D 86 140 Min 145  °C
 7(B) Final Boiling Point ASTM D 86 205 Max 185  °C