propylene glycol

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propylene glycol

[′prō·pə‚lēn ′glī‚kȯl]
(organic chemistry)
CH3CHOHCH2OH A viscous, colorless liquid, miscible with water, alcohol, and many solvents; boils at 188°C; used as a chemical intermediate, antifreeze, solvent, lubricant, plasticizer, and bactericide.
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In the first step, 1,2-propanediol was converted to propionaldehyde at high temperature (170[degrees]C) as shown in (1).
a Reaction conditions: 10 wt% glycerol aqueous solution; H 2 pressure: 6 MPa; catalyst weight: 4 g; reaction temperature: 513 K; LHSV: 0.9 h -1 b1,2-PD = 1,2-propanediol; 1-PO = 1-propanol; EG = ethylene glycol; EtOH = ethanol; MeOH = methanol
In conclusion, vitrification of GV stage oocytes in 6 M 1,2-propanediol was more effective.
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Further, the epiphytic flora composed of hetero fermentative microorganisms implies a higher production of acetic acid and 1,2-propanediol, which is later transformed into propionic acid (Muck, 2010).
1C is 1,2-propanediol, which is used as a solvent for barbiturate drugs (16).
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Metabolism of propionate and 1,2-propanediol absorbed from the washed reticulorumen of lactating cows.
1,2-Propanediol (propylene glycol), diethylene glycol, and 1,2-butanediol were purchased from Fluka Chemie AG.