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  • Answer: yes it can cause skin irretation and can be deadly if ingested
  • Answer: light it on fire, turpentine is flammable.
  • Answer: Turpentine is sometimes used to get paint out of clothes. It isoften dabbed on the stain with a sponge or towel, and then allowedto dry.
  • Answer: yesMatt/Flat paint makes a very good undercoat
  • Answer: Water, Glycerene, Alcohol, acetic acid
  • Answer: They are now
  • Answer: Use WD-40
  • Answer: The words "solvent" and "drug" are extremely broad, and so there are some compounds that are both solvents and drugs. But one does not indicate the other, at all. Also, the solvents that are drugs (in the fact that they exert a pharmacokinetic effect) are not all the same in there workings and properties as a drug.
  • Answer: It is not safe to drink turpentine oil. Turpentine oil is meant to be used on the skin. WebMD claims that when taken by mouth, turpentine oil can cause serious health problems including headache, sleeplessness, coughing, bleeding in the lungs, vomiting, kidney damage, miscarriage, coma, and death.
  • Answer: What are your parasites suffering from?
  • Answer: No, Mineral turpentine is not an acid. Mineral turpentine is also known as turpentine substitute, turps substitute, or just turps. It is an inexpensive petroleum-based replacement for the vegetable-based turpentine. It is commonly used as paint thinner for thinning oil-based paint and varnishes, cleaning brushes, as an organic solvent in other applications, and as dry cleaning and other industrial cleaning purposes. It is even used as a Larvicidal for Chrysomya megacephala.

    Mineral turpentine is a hydrotreated light distillate of petroleum, and consists of a complex mixture of highly refined hydrocarbon distillates mainly in the C9-C16 range. The material is a clear transparent liquid at room temperature. The liquid is highly volatile and the vapors are flammable. It can be a very dangerous inhalant. It is primarily low aromatic white spirits, or Naptha.

    Specific Gravity = .78
    Distillation Range = 150-210F

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turpentine_substitute
    http://www.iocl.com/Products/MineralTurpentineOil.aspx
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12492975
    http://www.alibaba.com/product-free/104344005/MINERAL_TURPENTINE_OIL_MTO_.html
  • Answer: it is a legal drug so it has no classification :P
  • Answer: The primary solvents in elixirs are alcohol and water.
  • Answer: Solvents refer to the way drugs dissolve. Some molecules are moresoluble in fats and some prefer dissolving in water or blood. Drugshave different solubility in different solvents.
  • Answer: I cant tell you how much I doubt it.

What are the dangers of using solvents like enamel paint and turpentine to melt styrofoam or polystyrene and how can I protect myself from them?

  • Many paint solvents that will melt styrofoam contain toluene.
    Toluene is a know carcinogen. Toluene become airborne and spreads quickly.
    Solvents containing toluene should be used outdoors or in well ventilated areas.

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