Acetone has common household uses, such as a cleaner and nail polish remover, acetone is used as an industrial degreaser, in the pharmaceutical industry, and in medicine, especially in dermatology. (Acetone mixed with alcohol is a common ingredient in skin peels.
Unlike other solvents available to consumers such as toluene and turpentine, acetone is safe for environmental and human exposure. Acetone is a VOC-exempt solvent since it is produced by nearly all plants and animals and is completely biodegradable in the air, water, and soil. Health concerns with acetone exposure are almost negligible as its toxicity is on par with table salt. In fact, the human body produces acetone as a part of fat metabolism and detection of acetone on one’s breath can be an invaluable healthcare diagnostic tool.
Acetone is the organic compound with the formula (CH₃)₂CO. It is a colorless, volatile, flammable liquid, and is the simplest and smallest ketone. Acetone is miscible with water and serves as an important solvent in its own right, typically for cleaning purposes in laboratories Buy Acetone Wholesale