methyl tertiary butyl ether


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methyl tertiary butyl ether

[¦meth·əl ¦tər·shē‚er·ē ¦byüd·əl ′ē·thər]
(organic chemistry)
CH3OC(CH3)3 A volatile, flammable, colorless liquid, with a boiling point of 55°C (131°F) and a terpene-like odor, originally used in gasoline as an octane enhancer and lead substitute, more recently used to reduce engine exhaust emissions. Abbreviated MTBE.
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Meanwhile, the National Institute for Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) has omitted methyl tertiary butyl ether from its list of known carcinogens.
In March, the EPA announced a ban on the fuel additive Methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE), a substance it had previously mandated.
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The Form EIA-819, "Monthly Oxygenate Report" provides production data for fuel ethanol and methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE).
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Dianne Feinstein dubbed it ``a giveaway to special interests'' and said the liability protection will nullify 19 California lawsuits against makers of methyl tertiary butyl ether, including one by the city of Riverside.
Since the 1970s, oil companies have used billions of pounds of methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) as an octane booster and lead re-placer in gasoline.
Another innovative feature in Bush's new proposal would require phasing in vehicles that use "clean" oxygenated fuels -- such as methanol, ethanol and ethyl- or methyl tertiary butyl ether -- in the nine areas currently showing no hope of quickly meeting the federal smog-ozone standard: Los Angeles, Houston, New York City, Milwaukee, Baltimore, Philadelphia, greater Connecticut, San Diego and Chicago.
This report, Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether (MTBE) Industry Outlook in Mexico to 2016 - Market Size, Price Trends and Trade Balance provides an in-depth coverage of Mexico MTBE industry.