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Acetone Recovery Worker

Tend equipment that recovers acetone by dry spinning rayon filaments.

What does an Acetone Recovery Worker do?

Tends equipment to recover acetone, used in acetate rayon manufacture, from vapor produced by dry spinning of rayon filaments: Turns valves to admit vaporized acetone from spinning units to recovery system and to maintain cooling coils in condenser at specified temperature for efficient acetone recovery. May pump recovered acetone to storage tanks or recirculate it to mixing machines in which cellulose acetate flakes are dissolved to form spinning solution.