cresol

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Synonyms for cresol

any of three poisonous colorless isomeric phenols

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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.
The p-aminophenol is measured colorimetrically by its conversion to indophenol in the presence of o-cresol, using perio-date as a catalyst.
The heavy, resin-like oil contains toxic chemicals, including benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, xylene, naphthalene and o-cresol.