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Absorbent user guide
Oil absorbent products are different in the way they act on different spilt fluids. General purpose pads, socks and rolls will absorb most fluids but there are a few they cannot. Oil selective absorbent, rolls, pads and socks will only absorb oil even in a water environment, the chart below tells you what can be used with what though.


Spilt Liquid General Purpose Absorbents Oil Selective Absorbents
Sulphuric Acide
Hydrochloric Acid
Nitric Acid
Phosphoric Acid
Aceitic Acid
Hydrofluoric Acid
Perchloric Acid
Carbonic Acid
Formic Acid
Sodium Hydroxide
Potassium Hydroxide
Ammonia
Trisodium Phosphate
Sodium Carbonate
Calcium Carbonate
Aniline
Acetone
Crude Oil
Diesel Oil
Hydraulic Oil
Kerosene
Jet Fuel
Motor Oil
Petrol
Acetone
Oil on Water
Blood
Phenol
Ethylene Glycol
Menthanol
Ethanol