Braskem America White Spirit

Braskem America White Spirit is a hydrocarbon solvent from the aliphatics chemical family, is widely used in the printing and packaging industry for overprint varnishes. It also finds application in household cleaners for surface care. With high solvency and compatibility with various substrates like metal and wood, this liquid product delivers effective cleaning results. Its chemical name is Distillates, Petroleum, Cracked Stripped Steam-Cracked Petroleum Distillates, C8-10 Fraction.

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Chemical Name: Distillates, Petroleum, Cracked Stripped Steam-Cracked Petroleum Distillates, C8-10 Fraction

CAS Number: 68477-39-4

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Identification & Functionality

CASE Ingredients Functions
Cleaning Ingredients Functions

Features & Benefits

HII Features

Applications & Uses

Compatible Substrates & Surfaces
Base Chemicals End Uses
Coating Type
Home Care Applications


Physical Form
Clear liquid free of sediments
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Benzenemax. 0.01% volASTMD5134
Colormax. 30Pt‐CoASTMD1209
Color Sayboltmin. 21-ASTMD6045
Initial Boiling Pointmin. 135°CASTMD86
Final Boiling Pointmax. 235°CASTMD86
Flash Pointmin. 28°CASTMD56
Residual Distillationmax. 1.5% volASTMD86
Properties and Characteristics
  • Aliphatic hydrocarbon solvent composed by a mixture of paraffinic, naphthenic and aromatic hydrocarbons.

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Quality Standards

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
2 years