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When an Acetone poisoning occurs when there's more acetone in your body than the liver can break down.
Acetone is a clear liquid that smells like nail polish remover. When exposed to the air, it quickly evaporates and remains highly flammable. Acetone is dangerous to use around an open flame. Hundreds of commonly used household products contain acetone, including furniture polish, rubbing alcohol, and nail polish.

Acetone poisoning is rare. The body is capable of breaking down large amounts of acetone naturally. For overexposure to occur, you must produce, inhale, or ingest very large amounts within a short period of time. Mild acetone poisoning complications include:
-slurred speech
-lack of coordination
-a sweet taste in the mouth

Severe complications are very rare and include:
-low blood pressure
-deep stupor

Acetone poisoning can be life-threatening.large industrial plant or a small container releases a substance, it enters the environment. This release does not always lead to exposure. You are exposed to a substance only when you come in contact with it by breathing, eating, touching, or drinking.
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What is acetone?

It is a volatile organic solvent with formulaCH 3 COCH 3 . It is frequently used in nailpolish removers and is a commonly used solvent in chemistrylaboratories. Click here f

Where can you get Acetone?

the chemical acetone is most commonly found in products such as nail varnish remover and is made up of a complex base of chemicals. the easiest way to obtain acetone would be

What is harmful for the body?

There are certain things that are harmful the body. They are fats, sugars, too much salt and much more.

What effect does acetone have on the human body?

Acetone Irritating to eyes. Repeated exposure may cause skin dryness or cracking.Vapours may cause drowsiness and dizziness. Skin contact: There may be irritation and redness

What has acetone in it?

Most nail varnish removers. Its used as a degreaseant in many applications in industry prior to coating /painting

Acetone what is it?

It is a yellow liquid that has a burning smoke when lit ablaze. It is used as a fertilizer to grow tobbaco. If you drink it, you will have a strong chance of death.

Where can you get acetone from?

Most nail polish remover is made from 100% acetone. Just read the bottle, because some varieties are acetone free. You can purchase it in larger quantities at hardware stores.

What can harm your body?

Jeepers, I can think of a milloin things that can harm your body!. Alcohol, drugs, stress, incorrect eating habbits, ect...

Will acetone harm concrete?

No, it won't. It can be poisonous though, and it very flammable.

Can pure acetone harm you if inhaled?

Yes. Like many volatile solvents it's a CNS depressant, and the LD50 for inhalation (in mice) is about 44 g / m^3 over four hours. It's also an irritant, particularly to the e

What is harmful to your body?

A lot of stuff can be harmful to your body. For instance, smoking can eventually cause lung cancer, unprotected sex could cause STD's.

What are the harmful effects of acetone?

Acetone, propanon, CH 3 COCH 3 . Like many volatile solvents it is a CNS-depressant, and the (Lethal Dose) LD 50 for inhalation (in mice) is 44 g/m 3 over four hours. .