pelargonic acid

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pelargonic acid

[¦pe‚lär′gän·ik ′as·əd]
(organic chemistry)
CH3(CH2)7CO2H A colorless or yellowish oil, boiling at 254°C; soluble in ether and alcohol, insoluble in water; used as a chemical intermediate and flotation agent, in lacquers, pharmaceuticals, synthetic flavors and aromas, and plastics.
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To prove the mechanism of the process variant (a), a single sample of polypropylene nonwoven is treated with nonanoic acid instead of the silane component.
The third consultation, on the CLH of six substances which are active in biocide/pesticide products, which was also opened on 21 June, ends on 6 August and concerns: nitric acid, tricalcium diphosphide, flonicamid, octanoic acid, nonanoic acid and decanoic acid.
hispida No Constituent Odor description 1 Megastigmatrienone I Warm, Dry, Sweet, Tobacco-Like 2 alpha-Pinene Resinous, pine odor 3 Nonanoic acid Fatty, musty, sweaty sour "goaty" 4 Tetradecanoic acid Very faint, waxy-oily; nearly odorless 5 9-Hexadecenoic acid Weak fatty-tallowy fried odor 6 Dodecanoic acid Weak, refreshing, fatty, waxy odor Table 3: Phenolic compounds of the water extract of the green parts of G.
Sampling 1 produced a higher abundance of compounds than Sampling 2, and cyclotetradecane, hexanal, and nonanoic acid were only seen in Sampling 1.