CAS Number: 64742-887 & 64742-95-6
Synonyms: LAWS, 0-15, Stoddard solvent, white spirit
Mineral Spirits is a petroleum distillate commonly used as a paint thinner and mild solvent. In industry, mineral spirits is used for cleaning and degreasing machine tools and parts. It is especially effective in removing oils, greases, carbon, and other material from metal. Mineral spirits may also be used in conjunction with cutting oil as a thread cutting and reaming lubricant.