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Glossary of solvents and related terms used in various industries

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Ketones are compounds containing the carbonyl group (CO) to which is attached two alkyl groups. Ketones, such as methyl ethyl ketone(Butanone), are commonly used as solvents for resins and plastics. Methyl ethyl ketone CH3C(O)CH2CH3 is also used in some adhesives.

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