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Synonyms for acetaldehyde

a colorless volatile water-soluble liquid aldehyde used chiefly in the manufacture of acetic acid and perfumes and drugs


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Scomplexes of Cu(II) and Ni(II) with acetone and acetylaldehyde hydrazones derivered from valeric isovateric, saliaychic (inpresss)
Ethanol or its metabolite acetylaldehyde may change the electrolyte balance at the cellular level and trigger cardiac dysrhythmias.
Said to be capable of protecting color and physical properties in polyester applications, the product can also be used to minimize the buildup of acetylaldehyde, which contributes to taste and color in PET bottles.
Acetylaldehydes are known to poison tissues-accumulating in the brain, spinal cord, joints, muscles and tissues.