butyl alcohol

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a flammable alcohol derived from butanes and used for solvents


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A good example is butyl alcohol, used in industrial cleaners--it also converts cocaine base to cocaine hydrochloride.
that will allow Calgon Carbon to utilize Shell's BioRemedy Microbes in a line of products specifically designed for groundwater remediation of contaminants including the gasoline additives methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) and tertiary butyl alcohol (TBA).
The EPA cited the Treasury Department for violating safeguards on the storage of hazardous materials including waste oils, printing residues, caustic washes, ferric chloride, cyanide solution residues, and inks containing butyl alcohol.
com/research/g9j69r/global_butyl) has announced the addition of the "Global Butyl Alcohol Industry Report 2015" report to their offering.
Pre-remediation concentrations of contaminants were noted at up to 26,300 micrograms per liter of methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE), 27,000 micrograms per liter of tertiary butyl alcohol (TBA), and 26,300 micrograms per liter of the gasoline constituents benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, and xylenes (BTEX).
The coating is comprised of a blend of an effective amount of an aqueous polyurethane dispersion resin having an average molecular weight of between 50,000 to 5,000,000 containing at least 40% by weight solids contents; solvent selected from the group consisting of water, ethyl alcohol, methyl alcohol, isopropyl alcohol, and butyl alcohol, in an amount ranging from about five to 30% by weight of the total weight percent of the composition; a release agent in an amount between 0.