Alcohol Specifications

Kenya

Industrial Methylated Spirit

 

This spirit is not colored, but is denatured to conform to the Customs and Excise Regulations.

  Characteristics Requirements
1. Ethanol content at 20°C:
95% v/v minumum
2. Miscibility with water:
Completely miscible.
3. Acidity (as acetic acid):
0.005% w/w maximum (50 ppm)
4. Aldehydes (as acetaldehyde): 0.1% w/w maximum (1000 ppm)
5. Residue on evaporation: 0.01% w/w maximum (100 ppm)

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