dimethyl terephthalate


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dimethyl terephthalate

[‚dī′meth·əl ‚ter·ə′tha‚lāt]
(organic chemistry)
C6H4(COOCH3)2 Colorless crystals, melting at 140°C and subliming above 300°; slightly soluble in water, soluble in hot alcohol and ether; used to make polyester fibers and film. Abbreviated DMT.
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In a steel reactor, 270 g of dimethyl terephthalate (DMT) (1.4 mol) and 60 mg (21 mmol) of tetrabutyl ortotitane (TiBu) were mixed.
* Dimethyl Terephthalate (DMT) industry supply scenario in Germany from 2005 to 2019, comprising plant capacity growth and installed plant capacity by production process and technology
GlobalData's new report, "Dimethyl Terephthalate (DMT) Industry Outlook in Poland to 2019 - Market Size, Price Trends and Trade Balance", provides in-depth coverage of Poland's Dimethyl Terephthalate (DMT) industry and presents major market trends.
The alliance with Suntory supports Anellotech's development of bio-aromatics such as bio-paraxylene, the key component needed to make purified terephthalic acid (PTA) and dimethyl terephthalate (DMT), which account for 70% of the PET molecule.
1,6-Hexamethylenediamine (HMDA), dimethyl terephthalate (DMT), dimethy1 adipate, N-methyl-2-pyrrolidone (NMP), and a 0.5 M sodium methoxide solution in methanol were purchased from Aldrich and were used as received.
The major polyester products covered include terephthalic acid (TPA) and dimethyl terephthalate (DMT), polyester polycondensation, staple and filament, bottle resin, polyester film, polytrimethylene terephthalate, polybutylene terephthalate, as well as other terephthalate derivatives.
GlobalData's new report, "Dimethyl Terephthalate (DMT) Industry Outlook in the United States to 2019 - Market Size, Company Share, Price Trends, Capacity Forecasts of All Active and Planned Plants", provides in-depth coverage of the United States's Dimethyl Terephthalate (DMT) industry and presents major market trends.
[USPRwire, Sun Mar 20 2016] GlobalData's new report, "Dimethyl Terephthalate (DMT) Industry Outlook in Japan to 2019 - Market Size, Company Share, Price Trends, Capacity Forecasts of All Active and Planned Plants", provides in-depth coverage of Japan's Dimethyl Terephthalate (DMT) industry and presents major market trends.
About 97 g of dimethyl terephthalate (0.5 mole) and a few drops (1.2 x [10.sup.-4] mole) of isopropyl titanate were placed in a separate tube, and this mixture was added to the organoclay-EG system with vigorous stirring to obtain a homogeneously dispersed system.
Sorona PTT is made by polymerizing Bio-PDO with either terephthalic acid or dimethyl terephthalate. PTT reportedly exhibits properties and molding characteristics similar to PBT but with improved surface appearance and gloss and a glass-transition temperature 15[degrees] to 20[degrees] C higher than PBT.
The major polyester products covered include terephthalic acid and dimethyl terephthalate, polyester polycondensation, staple and filament, bottle resin, polyester film, polytrimethylene terephthalate, polybutylene terephthalate, as well as other terephthalate derivatives.
[USPRwire, Sun Mar 20 2016] GlobalData's new report, "Dimethyl Terephthalate (DMT) Industry Outlook in Argentina to 2019 - Market Size, Price Trends and Trade Balance", provides in-depth coverage of Argentina's Dimethyl Terephthalate (DMT) industry and presents major market trends.