ethylation


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ethylation

[‚eth·ə′lā·shən]
(organic chemistry)
Formation of a new compound by introducing the ethyl functional group (C2H5).
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Method 1630: Methyl Mercury in Water by Distillation, Aqueous Ethylation, Purge and Trap, and CVAFS.
5 mL has been tested) or by subjecting the entire 10-mL aqueous extract to ethylation, rather than 3 mL, as routinely used.
Simultaneous determination of mercury speciation in biological materials by GC/CVAFS after ethylation and room-temperature collection.