tetrafluoromethane


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tetrafluoromethane

[¦te·trə¦flu̇r·ō′meth‚ān]
(organic chemistry)
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Tenders are invited for Supply of Carbon Tetrafluoromethane CF4 Gas
and Coauthors, 2010: Perfluorocarbons in the global atmosphere: Tetrafluoromethane, hexafluoroethane, and octafluoropropane.
When there are several of these bonds, the effect is compounded, such as in tetrafluoromethane.
Oxygen is the primary gas used for surface treating plastics, though some plasma processes use nitrogen, nitrous oxide, helium, argon, ammonia, tetrafluoromethane, water vapor, or air.
The aluminum industry's Voluntary Aluminum Industrial Partnership has reduced two potent PFCs, tetrafluoromethane (CF4) and hexafluoroethane (C2F6).
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The EPA program, called the Voluntary Aluminum Industrial Partnership, is committed to make reductions in two potent PFCs, tetrafluoromethane (CF4) and hexafluoroethane (C2F6).
The program focuses on new cleaning processes for chemical vapour deposition (CVD) chambers in the semiconductor industry and replaces the three major cleaning gases hexafluoroethane (C2F6), tetrafluoromethane (CF4) and nitrogen trifluoride (NF3) with gas mixtures based on F2/N2/Ar mixtures.