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More than 3,000  trade name and generic chemicals used as solvents
Handbook of Solvents-Second Edition
   Book (ISBN-10: 1-890595-63-2; ISBN-13: 978-1-890595-63-0); In stock, ships same business day
Solvents Electronic Handbook-2003
   Single-User Software (ISBN-10: 1-890595-64-0; ISBN-13: 978-1-890595-64-7); In stock, ships same business day
Five-Concurrent-User Software (ISBN-10: 1-890595-65-9; ISBN-13: 978-1-890595-65-4); In stock, ships same business day
Handbook of Solvents (Book and Software)
First Update since 1996! 
Compiled by Michael and Irene Ash; ISBN-10: 1890595632; ISBN-13: 9781890595630; ISBN-10: 1890595640; ISBN-13: 9781890595647; ISBN-10: 1890595659; ISBN-13: 9781890595654
Book price (750 oversized pages) $350
Shipping: $9 (USA-ground); $18 (Canada-ground); $36 (Rest of world-air)
Single-User Software price $325
Five-Concurrent-User Software
price $815
            Shipping: $8 (USA-ground); $12 (Canada-ground); $16 (Rest of world-air)
Previous Editions:
Originally "Index of Solvents", Michael and Irene Ash, Gower Publishing Limited, 1996
Out-of-date/Out-of-Print (Book):

  1996 (
Index of Solvents (ISBN 0-566-07884-8; ISBN 0566078848))
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About Handbook of Solvents
This handbook will be of special interest to: 
Solvent Formulators/Manufacturers • Industrial and Environmental Chemists
Industrial Hygienists • Safety Regulators • Purchasing Agents

This reference describes more than 3000 trade name products and chemicals that are used as solvents in the chemical industry as well as a variety of application areas. Solvents are used in a wide range of industries including:

Industrial and Consumer Cleaning/Degreasing • Automotive and Aviation Fuel Additives, Electronics • Printing Inks • Paints and Coatings • Plastics and Rubber products
Adhesives • Textiles • Pharmaceuticals • Cosmetics • Food Processing.

This reference contains comprehensive information on individual solvents that are available from chemical manufacturers throughout the world. The user of either the handbook or Software will be able to find solvents that meet requirements for specific applications. It serves as an integrated reference tool for decision making in formulation, purchasing, and the understanding of safety issues by providing current and in-depth information on solvent products. Each entry contains information on: chemical composition, classification, properties, functions/applications, toxicology, flammability and reactivity ratings, storage, environmental impact for both trade name and generic solvents that are manufactured worldwide. A functional/application cross-reference contains more than 10,000 categories followed by an alphabetical listing of the trade name products and chemicals that are suited for use in these areas.

Detailed contact information for manufacturers, with web sites and email addresses, is included in the Manufacturers Directory section.

This practical resource provides a single source for professionals involved in solvent acquisition and use.
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