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solvent

adjective able to pay, clear of encumbrance, creditworthy, financially sound, in good financial condition, moneyed, not owing, out of debt, owing nothing, with funds, with good credit
Associated concepts: solvent debt
Foreign phrases: Id solum nostrum quod debitis deductis nostrum est.That only is ours which remains to us after deduction of our debts.
See also: solid, solution, sound, substance

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

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In particular, green solvent demand will outpace conventional solvent demand in food production, chemical processing, cosmetics and toiletries, cleaning products and printing inks.
Stringent regulations curbing volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions and increasing concerns over hazardous air pollutants from petrochemical-based solvents such as glycols and ethers are driving industries to shift to bio-based solvents.
In the authors' previous study, it was demonstrated that volatile spin solvent contained in the gel fiber can be effectively removed by mechanical twisting which liberates the spin-solvent evaporation from many diffusion related restrictions [6].
Hence, while the extraction processes can influence the thermodynamics of swelling processes (by changing solvent activity), there is not an experimental measurement difficulty caused by significant mass loss during swelling of these materials, if the solvent is changed so as to keep the concentration of extractables low.
In the early days of these changes the quality of the coatings was not as good as solvent based coatings but innovation has driven the development of new polymers and the results are now as good as, if not better than, the solvent based originals.
Flammability can be increased (flash point reduced) considerably by contamination by a small amount of a highly volatile flammable solvent such as acetone.
The total market for Green Solvents and Bio Solvents has been analyzed based on the Porter's five forces model.
of Jerusalem) begins by presenting the fundamental principles of solvent extraction processes and practice during the past century.
While complying with local, state, and federal regulations, the construction market has been increasingly turning towards alcohols and ketones like MEK for solvent uses.
As well as this evidence linking solvent exposure to RP and connective tissue diseases and there is also some evidence linking solvent exposure to multiple sclerosis (8).
Youth workers today said solvent abuse is a hidden menace that kills more people than ecstasy every year.