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Synonyms for butanone

colorless soluble flammable liquid ketone used as a solvent for resins and as a paint remover and in lacquers and cements and adhesives and cleaning fluids and celluloid

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Michler's ketone, butanone oxime, and n-butyl glycidyl ether were the only ones designated as toxic among the 14 substances in Batch 7 of the Challenge to Industry program.
The grass released (Z)-3-hexenol, (Z)-3-hexenal, hexenyl acetate, formaldehyde, methanol, acetaldehyde, acetone, and butanone.
Success, or dominance, in social interactions leads to a decrease in the mean amount of 2-methylthiazolidine and especially 4-ethyl-2-methoxyphenol, while the mean quantity of 3-hydroxy-2 butanone increases.
Butanone (Methyl Ethyl Ketone): European Union Market Outlook 2010 and Forecast till 2015
Co-administration of insecticides and butanone acetate for its efficacy against melon fruit flies, Bactrocera cucurbitae (Insects: Diptera: Tephritidae).
14,15), pyrolysis of milled wood lignin at 450[degrees]C yielded benzaldehyde, and pyrolysis of spruce and pine wood at 450[degrees]C generated formaldehyde, acetaldehyde, 2-propenal, butanal, and butanone (methylethyl ketone MEK), which were attributed to the breakdown of the polysaccharide fraction of the wood.
Analytical simulation results of sorbent media M3 are compared with experimental data for toluene, decane, hexane, butanone, iso-butonal, tetracholorothylene, and d-limonene (Figure 2).