Methyl ether


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(Chem.) a light, volatile ether CH3.O.CH3, obtained by the etherification of methyl alcohol; - called also methyl oxide or dimethyl ether.

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Tenders are invited for poly(ethylene glyclol) methyl ether thiol
Plicatic acid, thujaplicatin methyl ether, alpha-, beta-, and gamma-thujaplicin, beta-thujaplicinol, thujic acid, and methyl thujate were quantified.
ClickPress, Fri Jul 11 2014] Dimethyl Ether (DME), also known as methyl ether, is a colourless non-toxic gas which is easy to liquefy and transport.
The isolated compounds were identified as 1 imperatorin, 2 iso-imperatorin, 3 iso scopoletin, 4 scoparone, 5 anhydroaegeline, 6 xanthotoxol, 7 xanthotoxin, 8 umbelliferone, 9 esculetin, 10 aegeline, 11 marmeline, 12 halfordinol, 13 ethyl ether aegeline, 14 methyl ether aegeline (Fig.
In addition, the catalytic activity of the organic solid base catalysts was evaluated by the synthesis of aryl methyl ether from phenol and DMC.
Specifications of methyl ether of rapeseed oil mentioned below as compared with traditional diesel fuel show that they are close to fuel in their properties:
2% monoterpene phenol derivatives (thymol methyl ether, carvacrol methyl ether), 4.
A derivative of methanol, a source of energy now being developed as an alternative to LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gas) is Di methyl Ether (DME).
Lyondell Chemical Company has expanded its oxygenated solvents line with the addition of Arcosolv PMP propylene glycol methyl ether propionate.
The Commission also considered whether the fact that Millennium produces acetic acid used by Lyondell to make Propylene Glycol Methyl Ether Acetate (PMA), a substance used as a solvent in coatings, could shut other PMA producers out of the market.
The industrial solvent, ethylene glycol methyl ether (EGME, a component found in dyes, paints, varnishes, fuel additives and in the semi-conductor business) and the drug valproic acid (an ingredient in seizure, migraine and Valproate, a bipolar medication) may increase hormone activity in cells to potentially harmful levels, according to a study in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS, May 4, 2004, Vol.
The following oxygenates are used in petrol blends: methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE), ethyl tertiary-butyl ether (ETBE), tertiary-amyl methyl ether (TAME), tertiary-butyl alcohol (TBA; 2-methyl-2-propanol), diisopropyl ether (DIPE), ethanol (EtOH), and methanol (MeOH).