Guidance

White spirit: properties and incident management

Information on white spirit for use in responding to chemical incidents.

Documents

White spirit: incident management

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White spirit: general information

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Details

These documents provide information on the health effects of exposure and how to respond to a chemical incident.

White spirit also known as stoddard solvent, mineral spirit or turpentine substitute.

Published 1 July 2014
Last updated 31 May 2017 + full page history
  1. Added general information document.
  2. Updated incident management document.
  3. Updated incident management guidance.
  4. First published.