methylene chloride

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a nonflammable liquid used as a solvent and paint remover and refrigerant

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EPA, which has associated methylene chloride with adverse health effects, has proposed a rule to prohibit methylene chloride in paint and coating removal products.
Application of physiologically based pharmaco-kinetic modeling in setting acute exposure guideline levels for methylene chloride.
11 g of the sample into 100 mL of methylene chloride to create an 1100-ppm stock solution and serially diluting the stock to create standards bracketing the concentration of the samples.
Toxicology tests from specimens collected at autopsy indicated methylene chloride blood levels ranging from 18 to 223 mg/L in the six decedents for whom values were recorded; a level of <2 mg/L is expected in a person working within the OSHA allowable air standard for exposure to methylene chloride fumes (3).
The methylene chloride fraction gave the highest anticancer activity with [IC.
Thus, the purpose of this study was to evaluate this anti-tumor activity and its mechanism of the methylene chloride fraction from SC in both prostate and breast cancer cells.
The EPA rule does not ban ingredients that are hazardous air pollutants (HAPS), such as methylene chloride or ozone-depleting substances.
The terminals have been tested for exposure to popular cleaning chemicals such as alcohol or methylene chloride.
Engaged in the design, discovery and development of NNR Therapeuticas, a new class of drugs for the treatment of multiple diseases and disorders of the central nervous system, the biopharmaceutical company used chemicals and solvents such as ether, methylene chloride, chloroform, hexane, ethyl acetate, isopropyl alcohol, methanol and toluene in its process.
The new Fortis SL cartridge filters have the broad chemical and caustic compatibility of PTFE (polytetrafluoroethylene), making these filters ideal for use in the manufacture of APIs (active pharmaceutical ingredients) containing methylene chloride, acetone, isopropyl alcohol, ethyl acetate and other organic solvents.
It is biodegradable, nonflammable and contains no methylene chloride or caustic chemicals.
GE claims improved resistance to chlorinated solvents, such as methylene chloride, for Extem.
In a study of VOC emissions from drying lumber samples with different frequency of knot occurrences, the concentrations of terpenes found in sapwood, heartwood, and knot samples by methylene chloride extraction were 0.