Toluene 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, and resins.
Common contaminants are fats, oils, waxes, and water.
Boiling Point: 105.5 °C
The 9600-90 is a good choice for recycling Toluene waste.
Key features are:
- All glass and Teflon contact surfaces.
- High efficiency distillation. Get back Laboratory grade Toluene
- Completely automatic. Push start and walk away.
- Safe! CE marked ETL listed
Recycling Program: 9600-90 Spinning Band Distillation System
|Waste Composition||Toluene 80%
Methyl Ethyl Ketone 10%
|Cut #1 (Waste Fraction)||56 – 108 °C|
|Cut #2 (Pure Toluene)||108 – 111 °C|
|Typical Distillation Rate||0.5 liters per hour|
|Typical Recovery||75% Recovered|