tributyl phosphate


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tributyl phosphate

[trī′byüd·əl ′fä‚sfāt]
(organic chemistry)
(C4H9)3PO4 A combustible, toxic, stable liquid; soluble in most solvents, and very slightly soluble in water; boils at 292°C; used as a heat-exchange medium, pigment-grinding assistant, antifoam agent, and solvent. Abbreviated TBP.
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Tributyl phosphate (TBP) is one of the most used alkyl phosphates in hydraulic fluids.
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greater than or equal to] 99%, Fluka) and tributyl phosphate (97%, Aldrich) were used as calcium and phosphor precursor, respectively (17).