methyl tertiary butyl ether


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methyl tertiary butyl ether

[¦meth·əl ¦tər·shē‚er·ē ¦byüd·əl ′ē·thər]
(organic chemistry)
CH3OC(CH3)3 A volatile, flammable, colorless liquid, with a boiling point of 55°C (131°F) and a terpene-like odor, originally used in gasoline as an octane enhancer and lead substitute, more recently used to reduce engine exhaust emissions. Abbreviated MTBE.
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MTBE, or methyl tertiary butyl ether, is an additive designed to make gasoline burn more completely.
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that will allow Calgon Carbon to utilize Shell's BioRemedy Microbes in a line of products specifically designed for groundwater remediation of contaminants including the gasoline additives methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) and tertiary butyl alcohol (TBA).
noted in introducing three bills this week that some experts have named methyl tertiary butyl ether a possible carcinogen to humans.
The state agency's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has served "notice to interested parties" that it has drafted two separate hazard-identification documents concerning MTBE, or methyl tertiary butyl ether.
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Pete Wilson's signature would provide $10 million toward research and cleanup of methyl tertiary butyl ether, a gasoline additive that has been found in recreational reservoirs statewide, including Castaic and Pyramid lakes.
The Robinson plant is one of the few facilities in the United States designed to produce both ETBE and MTBE, methyl tertiary butyl ether, made from methanol.