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organic solvent

[ȯr′gan·ik ′säl·vənt]
(organic chemistry)
Liquid organic compound with the power to dissolve solids, gases, or liquids (miscibility); examples are methanol (methyl alcohol), CH3OH, and benzene, C6H6.
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Organic solvents are widely used for dissolving or dispersing substances, such as fats, oils, and waxes, as well as in chemical manufacturing.
The SF was then used as subjected for study the effect of organic solvents.
Few reports exist on organic solvent stable proteases, lipases and cyclodextrin glucanotransferase from Pseudomonas aeruginosa PST-01, LST-03 and Paenibacillus illinoisensis, respectively (9, 10, 11).
The water at the bottom retained the catalyst and any remaining fructose, while the organic solvent held the HMF, which could then be easily isolated by evaporation, Dumesic says.
For subsurface contaminant plumes that are attributable to organic solvent sources (of which estimates suggest there are as many as 25,000 in the United States alone), however, characterization and environmental remedy prescription have proven more elusive, and clean-up investments have often failed to deliver their promised outcome [National Research Council (NRC) 2005; Stroo et al.
We first conducted a metaanalysis of all studies on in utero exposure to organic solvents and malformations in babies.
With increasingly stringent controls on the use and disposal of traditional organic solvents, the use of superheated water offers environmental advantages.
It may be stated that most major legislatures are attempting to control organic solvent emissions for reasons of public health, ground level air pollution and stratospheric ozone reduction.
In addition to reduction or elimination of organic solvent usage, use of SuperFluids[TM] for making nanospheres imparts advantages of no residual toxic organic solvent and pathogen safety.
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