isopentane


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isopentane

[¦ī·sō′pen‚tān]
(organic chemistry)
CH3CHCH3CH2CH3 Flammable, colorless liquid with pleasant aroma; boils at 28°C; soluble in oils, ether, and hydrocarbons, insoluble in water; used as a solvent and chemical intermediate. Also known as 2-methylbutane.
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The off-white adhesive is reportedly resistant to most automotive and industrial solvents, including ethylene glycol, brake fluid, power-steering fluid, and isopentane.
The market has been segmented on the basis of product types where major product types such as HCFCs (HCFC-141b, HCFC-142b, HCFC-22, & others), HFCs (HFC-245fa, HFC-134a, HFC-365mfc/227ea, HFC-152a, & others), HCs (n-Pentane, Cyclopentane, Isopentane, n-butane, Isobutane, & others), and Others (HFO's, Inert Gases, Methyl Formate, Methylal, & others) have been discussed in detail and a comprehensive view and forecast is provided for each category with the market volumes and revenues.
A separate value for isopentane is also used when reporting facilities have the capability to separate out and market isopentane on its own.
Includes isopentane, natural gasoline, and plant condensate.
The isomerization expansion will allow SouthHampton to convert up to 600,000 gallons per month of Normal Pentaneinto Isopentane.
These beads consist of a thermoplastic polymer shell filled with typically isopentane, which upon heating causes the blowing agent inside to exert pressure while the modulus of the shell decreases, thus causing the bead to expand.
Prominent ag products on the list include anhydrous ammonia, ammonium nitrate, acrolein, acetylene, difluroethane, ethane, ethylene, ethylene oxide, formaldehyde, hydrogen chloride, isobutane, isopentane, isopropylamine, propane and trinitrophenol.
4]), an alkylation process feedstock, and normal pentane and hexane into isopentane ([C.
The instrument is a free-standing unit with a -80[degrees]C tank that can be used as a liquid bath for rapid freezing by direct immersion in isopentane or with a solid aluminum freezer block to freeze specimens directly onto cryostat object holders.
This plant tested the possibility of one-step dehydrogenation of isopentane into isoprene using the equipment for the butadiene production.
At that depth, the tube, which is filled with 50 gallons of isopentane or isobutane, encounters rock heated between 400 to 600 degrees.
The blowing agents selected for this study were isopentane (Caledon: 8010-1) and C[O.