EXACTLY! Make NO assumptions. Test everything. Thanks, Rick.
The John Roberts Company
Tower Products Inc wrote:
>> From: Indra Wiriady <email@example.com>
>> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
>> Subject: Re: Non haz solvents
>> Date: Monday, June 28, 1999 9:11 AM
>> >> >> --
>> >> On Thu, 24 Jun 1999 12:29:43 Brigette Martin wrote:
>> >Are there any offset printing operations using non hazardous blanket or
>roller wash solvents (flash point of 140F or higher)?
>> >With pending shop towel regulations, we are under the gun to try some
>non characteristic hazardous solvents.
>> >Brigette Martin
>> >Environmental Compliance Coordinator
>> There are solvents that can be mix with water. According to the supplier,
>this make the solven unflameable. We've tried the product from Strecker and
>Varn Chemicals (VWM Wash). >> >> >> Join 18 million Eudora users by signing up for a free Eudora Web-Mail
>account at http://www.eudoramail.com
>This statement is not accurate. In fact, with the water miscible washes
>described above, water may actually lower the flashpoint. The only true
>way to determine a products' flammability is to flash test it.
>The test method most accepted is tag closed cup.
>If I can clarify any further issues, please do not hesitate to contact me.
>Tower Products >