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Synonyms for glycol

a sweet but poisonous syrupy liquid used as an antifreeze and solvent

any of a class of alcohols having 2 hydroxyl groups in each molecule

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2-Methoxyethanol (2-ME) is also called as methyl cellosolve and used as a solvent for mainly different purpose, such as varnishes, dyes, resins and an additive in airplane deicing solutions while 2-ethoxyethanol (2-EE) commercially known as "Cello solve[epsilon]" and widely used as complexes of solvents, coemulsifiers so stabilizers of emulsions, dyes and lacquers.
The aluminum pillar array was electropolished at 15 V, in a bath of 15 vol.% perchloric acid (HCl[O.sub.4]), 70 vol.% ethanol ([C.sub.2][H.sub.5]OH), and 15 vol.% butyl cellosolve (C[H.sub.3][(C[H.sub.2]).sub.3]OC[H.sub.2]C[H.sub.2]OH) solution at 20[degrees]C for 5 min.
Los adultos se montaron en balsamo de Canada a partir de Cellosolve (Etilen glicol monoetil eter).
Fluorogenic tracers were prepared in 10:1 sterile water:methyl cellosolve. Shell pieces were then divided into 4 sections, placed in 15-mL Falcon tubes and overlain with 2.5-mL sterile seawater.
Disinfecting solutions contain ingredients ranging from alcohol and bleach to more aggressive solvents like butyl cellosolve. 'These chemicals pose a challenge to the equipment because they have a tendency to attack the surface materials.
Leith, told gathered state officials and many of the company's 30 employees recently the decision was a no-brainer to move from Butyl Cellosolve (ethylene glycol monobutyl ether), a solvent used in electrocoating, to a more environmentally friendly substance.
Hydrogen tetrachloroaurate trihydrate (99.99%, Alfa Aesar), TEA (99%, Alfa Aesar), ethylene glycol monobutyl ether [butyl cellosolve (BCS)] (99%, Alfa Aesar), and diethylene glycol (DEG) (99%, Alfa Aesar) were used as received.
Table 1: Composition of paints as volume % Components Paints 1 2 3 4 5 6 Anticorrosive pigment mixture 1.8 3.6 3.0 6.0 3.0 6.0 Titanium dioxide 2.6 2.1 2.6 2.4 2.6 2.4 Talc 2.5 2.1 7.2 5.8 7.2 5.8 Barite 2.8 2.2 7.2 5.8 7.2 5.8 Mica 2.3 2.0 - - - - Waterborne epoxy resin (1:1) 47.7 47.7 - - - - Epoxy resin (1:1) - - 55.8 55.8 Alkyd resin (1:1) - - - - 55.8 55.8 Water 38.9 38.9 - - - - Xylene/methylisobuthylketone/buthyl - - 24.2 24.2 - - cellosolve (13%/45%/42% by weight) White spirit - - - - 24.2 24.2 Additives 1.4 1.4 - - - - An epoxy resin, based on a mix of bisphenol A and bisphenol F, was selected to formulate the waterborne paint.
Synthetic ingredients to avoid include butyl cellosolve, petroleum, triclosan and phosphates.
When I joined the industry, all the inks used in my employer's plant were solvent based and we bought solvents like acetate, alcohol and cellosolve by the 55-gallon drum.
Focusing on concerns of family, child and even pet health and safety, the George Foreman Knock-Out products appeal to a growing consumer base with claims such as: the first botanical disinfectant in the U.S.; pleasant aromatherapeutic vapors; no synthetic fragrances or dyes; plant-based and completely natural; non-toxic and free of bleach, ammonia, chlorine and butyl cellosolve which can cause breathing problems, skin and eye irritation, or allergic reactions.
"Our customers can now reap the full benefits of Butyl Cellosolve solvent, our most cost-effective coupling solvent."
Inhalation of vapors from butyl cellosolve, used as a solvent to dissolve grease, may irritate the respiratory tract and cause nausea, headaches, dizziness, and unconsciousness.