amylene


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amylene

[′am·ə‚lēn]
(organic chemistry)
C5H10 A highly flammable liquid with a low boiling point, 37.5-38.5°C; often a component of petroleum. Also known as 2-methyl-2-butene.
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After using Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR), ultraviolet visibility analysis, and infrared spectroscopy analysis, it was discovered that the solution used in filtering the compound contained amylene and was impure.
Valkenburg recommends DCM preserved with amylene or methanol for recycling.
1,1,2,2-Tetrachloroethane (TCE, Tokyo Kasei Kogyo) and chloroform (Kanto Chemical, Tokyo, Japan), stabilized with amylene, was dehydrated and distilled before using as a reaction solvent.