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This is a partial list of common solvents that can be distilled and reclaimed.  Formeco distillation equipment & machines are used for distilling these solvents.

  BOILING POINT deg. C SPECIFIC GRAVITY AT 20/40C STEAM TENSION AT 200C IN mm HG INFLAMMABILITY POINT deg. C RELATIVE VOLATILY
THINNER AND SOLVENT          
           
(ETHER=I)          
Acetone 56.1 0.792 178 -17 2.1
Butyl acetate sec. 112.2 0.87 - 19 12
Butyl acetate n. 126.3 0.882 10 25 11.8
Butyl alcohol 117 0.81 5 46 33
Butyl alcohol sec. 99.5 0.808 - 24 20
Butylglycol 161-182 0.907 - 60 -
Cyclohexane 81 0.783 3.1 -12 5
Cyclohexanol 161 0.945 - 68 103
Cyclohexanone 156 0.947 4 54 40.4
Decalin 180-190 0.89 - 57 -
Diacetonalcohol 150-165 0.938 10 52 147
Dichlorethane 84-84 1,255 64 21 -
Dichloropropane 96.4 1,156 36 21  
Diesel oil solvent 120-180 0.874-0.910 - -10 -
Diethylenic glycol 240-250 1,120 - 143 -
Dimethylformamide 153 0.953 3.5 57 -
Dipentene 175-195 0.840-0.850 - 43 -
Ethyl acetate 77 0.9 72.8 2 2.9
Ethyl alcohol 78 0.84 45 14 8.3
Ethyl ether 34-35 0.722 422 -40 1
Ethylenic glycol 135 0.932 4.5 40 43
Ethyl-glycol acetate 156.4 0.972 1.2 49 47
Ethylsiliceous alcohol 183.5 0.83 0.05 27 -
Freon 112 92.8        
Isobutyl acetate 117 0.871 12.8 18 7.7
Isobutyl alcohol 107 0.805 8.8 38 24
Isoforone 205-216 0.92 - - -
Isopropyl acetate 89.4 0.869 63 0 4.2
Isopropyl alcohol 82 0.786 32.9 22 21
Methyl alcohol 65 0.725 96 5.5 53
Methyl chloride 40-60 1.369-1.375 - uninflamm. 2
Methylacetate 57 0.932 170 -13 2.2
Methylene chloride 40-42 1,323 349 uninflamm. 1.8
Methylethylketone 78-85 0.82 65 14 5.3
Methyl-glycol-acetate 138 1,001 7.3 44 35
Methylisobutylketone 115.9 0.8 15.2 14 8.7
Mongglycol acetate 178 1,109 - 102 806
Mononitrobenzol 211 1,205 44.4 -1 -
Nitro thinner   0..903      
Perchlorethylene 121 1,623 14 uninflamm. 11
Pine oil 160-180 0.86-0.88 - 35 -
Propyl acetate 97-102 0.887 25 12 6.1
Pure spirits of turpentine 150-175 0.862 - + 32   - -
Solvesso 100 157-180 0.88 4.1 43  
Solvesso 150 183-210 0.9 0.3 66  
Tetrachlorethane 145 1,600 5 - 33
Tetraline 205 0.975 - 80 190
Toluene 109.5-110 0.. 884 22 7 5.1
Trichlorethylene 87 1,464 56 uninflamm. 3.8
Trichloroethane 70-88 1,320 100 -95  
White spirit 130-180 0.70-0.82 - 25.5  
Xylene 137-139 0.854 10 23  

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