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SOLVENT. One who has sufficient to pay his debts, and all obligations. Dig. 50, 16, 114.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Coating Solvent Market Forecast, Trend Analysis & Competition Tracking - Global Market Insights 2018 to 2027
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Polymer for membrane synthesis can be determined by the selection of correct polymers and solvents. Due to the molecular size, structure, and shapes of polymers, its solubility is complex as compared with the solubility of low molecular weight compounds.
With exposure to solvents, people who also carry genes that make them more susceptible to developing multiple sclerosis are nearly seven times as likely to develop the disease as compared to those with no solvent exposure who do not carry the MS genes, said the study published in the journal Neurology.
[USA], July 4 ( ANI ): Exposure to paint, varnish and other solvents is associated with an increased risk of multiple sclerosis (MS), according to a study.
Environmental regulations will continue to drive a shift toward less hazardous solvents with reduced emissions and lower toxicity.
De-aromatic solvents, also called dearomatized hydrocarbon solvents or ultra-low aromatic solvents, are a class of hydrocarbon solvents that are characterized by the presence of paraffinic, iso-paraffinic, and naphthenic components with very low aromatic content (<2%).
Most bacterial enzymes are both less active and less stable in the presence of organic solvents. Because of enzyme denaturation, peptide synthesis rates are also very low in organic solvents (4).
Nonvolatile UHMWPE spin solvents such as paraffin oil present additional removal and recovery challenges.
Although there have been a considerable number of experimental investigations on oil shale kerogen swelling in single solvents, there are few data found covering swelling in binary solvent mixtures.
In Europe, the United States and in other advanced industrialised economies increasingly stringent legislation to control emissions of VOCs and especially solvents has led to new formulations for paints and other coatings where water replaces most of the solvent.