White Spirits

White Spirits

 

a benzine solvent, a mixture of liquid hydrocarbons that boils out between 160° and 200°C. One of the petroleum solvents, it is used primarily in the paint and varnish industry.

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Summary: White spirits sales continue to be buoyed by their demand in the paints & coatings industry as thinners, in light of enhanced finishing that these offer to architectural and decorative buildings.
"I'm particularly keen to hear from shop owners who may have sold white spirits, petrol or accelerant to someone fitting this description before the attack."
Opened in March of 2018, the distillery currently produces white spirits including Rum, Vodka, Moonshine and Gin, but currently has spirits barrel aging for future releases.
Selected white spirits production will be moved to the company's Santa Vittoria plant in Italy and to plants in the United States.
A box of white spirits explodes, bringing down scaffolding and knocking Nicola out
She alleged her ex-partner, from Farrington Gardens in North Belfast, attacked her before making a threat to "cut out the unborn child and set the house on fire" with white spirits.
Tequila is becoming so popular that people are now embracing mescal," comments Kathleen Schuart, senior marketing director of White Spirits for Campari America
Today, as well as prime whiskies and Cognacs, self-adhesive labels also adorn bottles of white spirits and an enormous selection of wines--both cherished vintages and supermarket brands.
A NORTHUMBERLAND man poured white spirits over a parked police van and threatened to set fire to it and other vehicles, a court has heard.
He told jurors he had simply bought household items and denied purchasing the glove, matches and flammable white spirits.
"Thirty percent of white spirits is consumed by people under 25," said Deepak Roy, vice-chairman and chief executive of Allied Blenders and Distillers (ABD), which makes the Indian whisky Officer s Choice.
The firm, which already owns a series of gin and vodka brands, hopes to use the new facilities to produce white spirits for those brands too.