Genuine Turpentine

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£15.00

Natural gum turpentine is a clear solvent made from extracts of organic distilled resin from Argentinian pine trees.  Genuine turpentine is used as a medium for mixing artists’ paints and as a thinner.  It is also used in linseed/beeswax polishes.

Please note that this product is flammable. Although a natural product, it is toxic to aquatic organisms. It must be disposed of as hazardous waste. 

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Description

Natural gum turpentine is a clear solvent made from extracts of organic distilled resin from Argentinian pine trees.  Genuine turpentine is used as a medium for mixing artists’ pigments and as a thinner.  It is also used in linseed/beeswax polishes and for cleaning brushes after use with oil paints.

Please note that this product is flammable. Although a natural product, it is toxic to aquatic organisms. It must be disposed of as hazardous waste. 

Environmental Considerations

Highly flammable and toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects. Must not be allowed to enter water courses.

Usage/Purpose

Genuine turpentine is used as a medium for mixing artists’ pigments and as a thinner.  It is also used in linseed/beeswax polishes and for cleaning brushes after use with oil paints.

Colour

Colourless, clear liquid.

Observations

Emits a slight pine like odour.

Availability

1 litre bottle.