methyl chloroform


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methyl chloroform

[′meth·əl ′klȯr·ə‚fȯrm]
(organic chemistry)
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For example, because heptane and the other solvents evaporate more slowly than Freon and methyl chloroform, using them as dispersion carriers may require longer oven times for drying.
This approach is based on the assumption that the OH reaction is the only one removing methyl chloroform from the atmosphere.
Designed to tougher European standards, the closed-top vapor degreasing equipment from Durr Industries is said to reduce solvent emissions by up to 99% when using chlorinated solvents such as methyl chloroform, trichloroethylene, perchloroethylene, and methylene chloride.
Between 1987 and 1992, Raytheon cut its emissions of the ozone- depleting solvents methyl chloroform and Freon 113 by 72 percent, from 2.
Participating nations have agreed to lower production of methyl chloroform by 70 percent by the year 2000 and to end its production by the year 2005.
The conference will focus on environmental issues and regulations surrounding the use of Ozone Depleting Chemicals (ODCs) such as Methyl chloroform (1,1,1-trichlorethane), and CFC 113 ("Freon").
Other industrial chemicals, such as methyl chloroform and carbon tetrachloride, also release chrlorine into the stratosphere, and the Environmental Protection Agency wants to limit these as well (SN: 6/10/89, p.
April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Instruments (NYSE: TXN) has honored Vulcan Chemicals as one of its best suppliers for liquid caustic soda, hydrochloric acid and methyl chloroform.
At the meeting, countries also showed support for setting limits on other harmful chlorine-containing chemicals, such as methyl chloroform and carbon tetrachloride, says Eileen B.
Established in 1990, the award was created by the EPA to recognize exceptional leadership, dedication and technical achievements in eliminating use of ozone-depleting substances, including chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) and methyl chloroform.
completing a phaseout of CFCs and a freeze on methyl chloroform, both of which add to global warming and destroy stratospheric ozone.
Widely regarded as the pre-eminent forum for scholarly papers on CFC, halon and methyl chloroform alternatives, the conference's presentations and working sessions will feature industry, academic and government experts at the forefront of alternatives technology.