He noted that the export products of South Pars region include light and heavy polyethylene, diethylene glycol
, triethylene glycol, monoethylene glycol, urea fertilizer, butane, propane, gas condensates, cement and methanol.
In another field, Dow is a partner with Kuwait's Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC) in a Dubai-based JV called MEGlobal, a world leader in manufacturing and marketing merchant monoethylene glycol (MEG) and diethylene glycol
(DEG), collectively known as ethylene glycol (EG).
5 ppm of diethylene glycol
found to elicit positive response in female bedbugs and in rest of the compounds (E)-2-hexenol, diethylene glycol
, 2-propyl-1-pentanol and 2-ethyl-2-hexanol and concentrations repelling response was observed (Table 4).
2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Diethylene Glycol
Industry is a May 2014 publication of 173 pages.
In 2009 in Nigeria, at least 84 children died after taking a teething syrup that contained diethylene glycol
, an industrial solvent used in antifreeze and brake fluid.
In 2009, the FDA detected diethylene glycol
, a toxic chemical used in antifreeze, in some e-cig samples and carcinogens called nitrosamines in others.
Research is underway to identify the chemicals in exhaled vapor, but some reported ones include nicotine, propylene glycol, diethylene glycol
, formaldehyde, and metals.
1] There are several hundred brands of e-cigarettes and certain studies have documented e-cigarettes contaminated with diethylene glycol
, nitrosamines, acetaldehyde and acetone.
If the packs become damaged, they can leak gel that could contain diethylene glycol
and ethylene glycol, which can cause illness if ingested in large amounts.
So beware of your dog licking or drinking fluids that contain ethylene or diethylene glycol
as they can cause kidney failure.
Foster and coworkers (30) have reported BF array formation from polyhydroxyoctanoate (medium chain length) modified by ending capping with hydrophilic diethylene glycol
The syrup was contaminated with diethylene glycol
, an industrial product not designed for human consumption.