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aromatic

Chemistry (of an organic compound) having an unsaturated ring containing alternating double and single bonds, esp containing a benzene ring; exhibiting aromaticity

aromatic

[¦ar·ə¦mad·ik]
(organic chemistry)
Pertaining to or characterized by the presence of at least one benzene ring.
Describing those compounds having physical and chemical properties resembling those of benzene.
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Our refinery there, we will expand to produce petrochemicals and aromatics,' Ang said.
It indicates a bullish perspective on Anellotech's future, and a strong commitment by our new partner for low cost bio-based aromatics.
The proposed nanostructure has a better hydrophilicity than the previous sample, and therefore, it can react with aromatics in a selective manner.
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However, work by Swift Fuels, GAMI and others has demonstrated that tweaking the av-gas specification to allow the slightly heavier distillation and specific gravity required to include C8 and C9 aromatics has no discernible adverse effect on engines or performance.
As the demand for aromatics grows in the region, producers are looking for ways to maximize product yields, while reducing production costs and minimizing investment costs, says Pete Piotrowski, senior vice president and general manager of Honeywell s UOP Process Technology and Equipment business unit.
In this latest funding round, the Edinburgh office of the BGF has taken a minority stake in Arran Aromatics, and the funds investment director Duncan Macrae will also take a seat on the board.
A NEW wave of aromatics investments is under discussion in Saudi Arabia.
There will be a short transition period during which Envincio will work with Alpha Aromatics to ensure orders placed with .
Maqbool stated that the company is a new economic entity formed to manage Oman Refineries and Petrochemicals Company, Oman Polypropylene and Aromatics Oman.