It was somewhere outside Barstow when Lew Hodgett
That's a statement beyond the misleading and bordering on the plain
_Vodka_ "causes liver problems", as does beer.
Of all the workshop solvents you're likely to encounter, then acetone
is just about the most benign. Its liver toxicity, both acute and
chronic, is far below that of even white spirit.
If acetone does have a liver hazard, it's that it has long been known
to have a synergistic effect with some other solvents - trike is hard
on the liver, but in combination with acetone it's much worse.
A reasonable view: