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a sweet colorless, viscous, hygroscopic liquid used as an antifreeze and in brake fluid and also as a humectant in cosmetics and personal care items although it can be absorbed through the skin with harmful effects

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Everest, the first apparel fabric mill brought into this collaboration, has the ability to incorporate bio-based membranes and coatings based on Susterra(r) propanediol from DuPont Tate and Lyle into a variety of CORDURA(r) brand fabrics.
The 3 chloro-1,2 propanediol (diol) and 3 chloro-1propanol (mono-ol) were chosen as substitutes for glycerin because they could be traced using SEM-EDS.
Papanikolaou S, Ruiz-0Sanchez P, Pariset B, Blanchard F, Fick M (2000) High production of 1,3- propanediol from industrial glycerol by a newly isolated Clostridium butyricum strain.
Betaine and propanediol both produced linear decreases in extension rates.
The theoretical yield of 1,3- propanediol is 64 or 50 %, if acetic or butyric acid is formed as the main by-product.
Key words: Vitrification, DMSO, propanediol, germinal vesicle, metaphase II.
Featuring propanediol, a natural vegetable protein that's easy on sensitive skin, the product works by neutralizing odor-causing bacteria.
GeoDeo deodorant is 100% aluminum free and features a natural plant protein, propanediol, as its active ingredient.
The deodorant stick, made from renewable ingredients, utilizes vegetable-derived propanediol as an equally effective alternative to a propylene-glycol (PG) deodorant base, says the spokesman.
A session on "Renewable Content Polyols 1: Applications," will include the following presentations: "New polyester-based elastomer formulations derived from modified natural oils," Jayant Khadilkar, Jay Elastomers, and Subhash Udeshi, Jayant Agro-Organics; "Susterra propanediol - from the leading edge of biotechnology, a renewable and sustainable building block for the urethane industry that delivers performance and versatility," Joseph DeSalvo, Edward Miller, Jr.
Although Sorona fibre is neither compostable nor biodegradable, DuPont boasts its environmentally friendly because its production requires 40% less energy and reduces greenhouse gas emissions by 20% compared to petroleum-based propanediol.
The resin is made using Susterra renewably sourced propanediol from DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products.
Zemea propanediol is a new ingredient from DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products, that has been successfully used in many skin care applications.
Kilfrost said Flybe selected its deicing fluid DFsustain featuring an eco-friendly Susterra Propanediol glycol capable of handling temperatures to -40C.