cresol

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any of three poisonous colorless isomeric phenols

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Similar to guaiacol, syringol and o-cresol, trans-resveratrol possesses a basic phenolic structure and functional hydroxyl groups that enable the linkage of a sugar moiety.
Sweat is mainly made up of water but also contains a small amount of sodium chloride (the main constituent of table salt) as well as two odour chemicals o-cresol and p-cresol.
Table 1: Target Gaseous Compounds Compound ammonia benzene m-cresol o-cresol p-cresol ethyl benzene naphthalene phenol styrene toluene 1,2,4-trimethyl benzene m-xylene o-xylene p-xylene Table 2:10-Minute Action Levels Target Fence line Sensitive-Receptor Compound 10-Minute Action 10-Minute Action Level (mg/[m.
Phenol, p-cresol, o-cresol, resorcinol, 5-methylresorcinol and 2,4-, 2,6-, 3,4- and 3,5-dimethylphenol were used as single substrates in the experiments.
Condensation with o-cresol in the presence of periodate forms the blue indophenol chromophore.
To compare conventional solution polycondensation reaction methods with microwave-assisted polycondensation, the reactions were also carried out under microwave conditions in the presence of small amount of o-cresol that acts as a primary microwave absorber.