butyl alcohol


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butyl alcohol

[¦byüd·əl ′al·kə‚hȯl]
(butanol)
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Data compiled by the Global Trade Atlas showed that Taiwan sold US$130.58 million worth of butyl alcohol to China in 2017, accounting for 55.80 percent of China's total imports of the product.
Fusel oil genes from yeast have been transferred by Shota Atsumi to other microbes (notably Escherichia coli) to produce normal butyl alcohol, which is an excellent fuel for internal combustion engines.
TBA (Tertiary butyl alcohol) [(C[H.sub.3]).sub.3]COH.
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 0.1-10% of the total weight percent of the composition.
Its main products are isocyanate (MDI, TDI, ADI), propylene, propylene oxide (PO), tert butyl alcohol (TBA), methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE), acrylic acid/acrylic ester (AA/AE), n-butanol and neopentyl glycol (NPG), liquefied propane, liquefied butane, and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG).
Chemical company plans to produce 900 million pounds of propylene oxide, or PO, and 2 billion pounds of tertiary butyl alcohol, or TBA, and its derivatives annually at the plant.
Construction of Propylene oxide (PO) and tertiary butyl alcohol (TBA) plant at Houston-area complex in Channelview, Tex.