butyl alcohol


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butyl alcohol

[¦byüd·əl ′al·kə‚hȯl]
(butanol)
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They found that norvaline was synthesized via the route by which we found that mutant strains of yeast make the abnormal fusel oil component, normal butyl alcohol.
LyondellBasell, one of the world's largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies, today announced the final investment decision to build the world's largest propylene oxide (PO) and tertiary butyl alcohol (TBA) plant in the Houston area.
The coating is comprised of a blend of an effective amount of an aqueous polyurethane dispersion resin having an average molecular weight of between 50,000 to 5,000,000 containing at least 40% by weight solids contents; solvent selected from the group consisting of water, ethyl alcohol, methyl alcohol, isopropyl alcohol, and butyl alcohol, in an amount ranging from about five to 30% by weight of the total weight percent of the composition; a release agent in an amount between 0.
Bruce Beattie, president of SSWM stated, "Today, both regulatory agencies and the regulated community are very concerned with the breakthrough of tertiary butyl alcohol (TBA) in groundwater treatment using conventional activated carbon filtration systems.
Additionally, development of a world-scale propylene oxide and tertiary butyl alcohol (PO/TBA) plant at the company's Channelview site is progressing and a final PO/TBA investment decision is expected in the second half of 2017.