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Related to butyl: Butyl acetate, butyl alcohol, butyl acrylate, Isobutyl

butyl

of, consisting of, or containing any of four isomeric forms of the group C4H9--

butyl

[′byüd·əl]
(organic chemistry)
Any of the four variations of the hydrocarbon radical C4H9: CH3CH2CH2CH2‒, (CH3)2CHCH2‒, CH3CH2CHCH3‒, and (CH3)3C‒.
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Major Regions Butyl Acrylate Market Status Analysis
Butyl rubber has excellent impermeability to air and moisture, which leads directly to the most important application of this polymer: the inner liner in automobile tires.
Lanxess has developed what it terms a "technical breakthrough" in butyl production which it has so far tested only at laboratory scale.
In tests, a patch of the composite material stopped a mustard gas--like chemical even better than plain butyl rubber did.
In addition to the analytical part, the report provides a range of tables and figures which all together give a true insight into the national, regional and global markets for butyl acetate.
All existing product grades have been renamed, for example Regular Butyl 301 is now called LANXESS X_Butyl RB 301.
The importance of butyl rubber is linked to the role it played as a replacement for tire inner tubes and curing bladders during World War II.
The Sarnia-based Rubber Division is the site of the manufacture of 220,000 metric tonnes per year of quality synthetic rubber including butyl, halogenated butyl, poly(butadiene), and nitrile butadiene rubbers.
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com/research/q9x872/ethyl_tertiary) has announced the addition of the "Ethyl Tertiary Butyl Ether (ETBE): 2015 World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2019" report to their offering.
LANXESS is in the process of restarting its world-scale butyl rubber plant in Zwijndrecht, Belgium, after union-represented production employees agreed to accept the terms of a new two-year collective labor agreement and subsequently ended their strike.
Key statement: The invention relates to nanocomposites and processes for making nanocomposites comprising butyl robber ionomers having at least 3.