SDA 40B is used extensively in the production of perfumes, cosmetics, and hand sanitizer. This product is denatured with Bitrex, an intensely bitter but odorless compound that renders the alcohol undrinkable. A permit may be required to use this product.
Acetone is being used extensively in the botanical industry. It is used as a botanical extraction solvent. Acetone has a wide variety of laboratory, manufacturing medical and cosmetic applications. Acetone is used every day in households throughout the United States.
Ethyl alcohol (ethanol) is the most common and familiar compound in the alcohol classification. Ethyl alcohol is used in many industries and for many purposes, including botanical extraction, medical and industrial sterilization, fuel and heating applications, and as feedstock for industrial chemical production.
Isopropyl alcohol is a common solvent, disinfectant, de-icing fluid, and fuel additive. Its availability and flexibility as a solvent make it useful in many industrial and medical applications.
Methanol, sometimes called wood alcohol, is a colorless, flammable liquid most often used as an industrial solvent, fuel additive, or as feed-stock for the production of other useful chemicals like formaldehyde. It is toxic to humans and unsuitable for use in food, healthcare or cosmetics applications.
Glycerin is a clear, sweet, viscous liquid with dozens of food, pharmaceutical, and industrial purposes. Glycerin may be produced from plant or animal fats, or synthesized artificially from hydrocarbons. Industrially-produced glycerin may lack the purity needed for certain medical, food, and health applications. ClearSolv can source and supply extremely pure glycerin for use in any industry that comply to North American and international regulatory standards.
Pentane is a common solvent used in many applications. Some of its most common uses include polystyrene foam production, blended refrigerant production, and high-octane fuel production.
Hexane is a colorless, flammable liquid used in many research, industrial, and food processing applications. Hexane is primarily used as an industrial degreaser, component of some forms of glue, and as an extraction agent for cooking oils including canola and soybean oil. Hexane may also be used in textile production and as a cleaning agent.
Heptane is a colorless, flammable liquid commonly used as a fuel additive, non-polar solvent, pharmaceutical manufacturing, and as a component of some paints and finishes.
Activated charcoal, or activated carbon, is a form of processed carbon with an extremely high surface area by volume. It is typically used in powdered form as a filtration agent due to its adsorbent properties. Activated carbon may also be used as a pesticide in organic farming, or as a storage media for some gases. Activated charcoal is also used to prevent or counteract poisoning and overdoses.
D-Limonene is a well-known terpene found naturally in citrus oils. Its citrus aroma makes D-Limonene an ideal additive for many perfumes, colognes, and cosmetics. D-Limonene is also a solvent found in many cleaning products and may be used as an organic insecticide in some applications.