Solution and Dispersing Agent
Solvents are substances capable of dissolving other materials, forming solutions. They're commonly used in various applications, such as cleaning, manufacturing, and as a medium for chemical reactions. Solvents work by breaking down other substances, facilitating their dispersion and allowing different elements to mix. They come in various types, including water, alcohols, and hydrocarbons, each with unique properties suitable for dissolving specific materials. Their versatility in dissolving various substances makes solvents integral in a wide array of industries, including pharmaceuticals, paints, adhesives, and beyond.