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Spontaneous Combustion of Mineral Spirits

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Old 08-14-2003, 09:31 AM
Stephen De Vight
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I have heard that rags soaked with Mineral Spirits can spontaneously
combust if left in the open air. Can someone tell me what the reaction is
and give me its equation? Thanks!


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Old 08-15-2003, 08:50 AM
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"Stephen De Vight" <[Only registered users see links. ]> wrote in message news:<uFI_a.3370$[Only registered users see links. ].pas.earth link.net>...


No, perhaps you're thinking of d-limonene based solvents.
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Old 08-15-2003, 04:31 PM
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Colthechemist wrote:


Do I see a pattern here in what Steven wants to know?
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