Xylene is used as a general laboratory solvent.
It is most common use is as an extraction solvent and as a solvent for fats, oils, waxes, resins and alkaloids.
Common contaminants are oil, wax, and fats.
Boiling Point: 138-144 °C
The 9600-90 is a good choice for recycling Xylene waste.
Key features are:
- All glass and Teflon contact surfaces.
- High efficiency distillation. Get back Laboratory grade Xylene
- Completely automatic. Push start and walk away.
- Safe! CE marked ETL listed
Recycling Program: 9600-90 Spinning Band Distillation System
|Cut #1 (Waste Fraction)||60 – 135 °C|
|Cut #2 (Pure Xylene)||135 – 145 °C|
|Typical Distillation Rate||3.0 liters per hour|
|Typical Recovery||95% Recovered|