Mineral Turpentine

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Mineral Turpentine or Mineral spirits/turps, also known as Petroleum spirits, Turpentine substitute or Petropine, is a petroleum-derived clear liquid used as a common organic solvent in painting. There are also terms for specific kinds of mineral spirits, including Stoddard solvent and solvent naphtha.
Boiling point: 154°C - 192°C
Density: 815 kg/m³
Classification: Volatile organic compound, Aliphatic hydrocarbon (low aromatic), Solvent Naptha (Petroleum light aromatic)

The thinner can also be used for clean-up of spraying equipment etc.

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  • Packaging: Available in 0.5, 1 and 4 Litre Plastic Jerry can or Metal Flasks with Bericap.

    Flash point: A refined petroleum solvent with a flash point of 39-43°C, boiling point of 154 - 192°C, and containing >65% C10 or higher hydrocarbons.

    Chemical formula: A typical composition for white mineral spirits is > 65% C10 or higher hydrocarbons,[6] aliphatic solvent hexane, and a maximum benzene content of 0.1% by volume, a kauri-butanol value of 29, an initial boiling point of 145-174 °C , and a density of 0.82 g/ml.

    Shelf life: The typical shelf life is 2 years unopened and 6 months after opening.

    Storage, Handling Safety: Refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) below and also refer to “Health and Safety in the Surface Coating Industry” Brief 3, October 2007 as published by the Department of Labor.



These documents contain important information about:

  • Material Safety Data
  • General Information
  • Application
  • Storage
  • Safe use
  • First Aid
  • Clean Up
  • Warranty
  • Available Packing Sizes
  • and more information

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Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)

“Health and Safety in the Surface Coating Industry” Brief 3, October 2007 as published by the Department of Labour.


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