butylated hydroxyanisole

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Related to butylated hydroxyanisole: butylated hydroxytoluene, benzoic acid

bu·tyl·at·ed hy·drox·y·an·i·sole

 (byo͞ot′l-ā′tĭd hī-drŏk′sē-ăn′ĭ-sōl′)


butylated hydroxyanisole: the antioxidant C11H16O2, used to retard rancidity in products containing fat or oil.
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The synthetic antioxidant butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA) was used as positive control for the DPPH and the FRAP assays, and ethylenediamine tetraacetic acid (EDTA), a metal chelating agent, was used as positive control for the FIC assay.
The purpose of this research was to investigate molecular interactions between the encapsulated butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA) and the liposomal structure by Raman spectroscopy.
The antioxidative efficiency of CCM was greater than that observed in standard antioxidant compounds, including butylated hydroxyanisole, butylated hydroxytoluene, a-tocopherol, and trolox in vitro (Ak and Gulcin 2008).
However, at a test concentration of 50 microM, the antioxidant activity of protocatechuic acid (5) was comparable to those of the commercial antioxidants tert-butylhydroquinone (TBHQ), butylated hydroxytoluene (BHT), and butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA), and superior to that of vitamin E at 10 microM concentrations.
Synthetic antioxidants, such as butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA), butylated hydroxyltoluene (BHT), and tert-butyl hydroquinone (TBHQ), are widely used in the food industry because they are effective and less expensive than natural antioxidants.
Different synthetic compounds, such as butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA) and butylated hydroxytoluene (BHT),
The synthetic antioxidants, such as butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA) and butylated hydrohytoluene (BHT) are the most commonly used hazardous chemicals.
Hexane and methanol (BDH chemicals), Butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA), [alpha]-Tocopherol and 2,2-diphenyl-1-picrylhydrazyl radical (DPPH) were obtained from Sigma Chemical Co (Germany).
These packaging materials often contain plasticizers and other typically non-biodegradable additives such as butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA) and butylated hydroxytoluene (BHT).
We have long advised owners to pass over dog food that contains artificial preservatives such as butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA), butylated hydroxytoluene (BMT), tert-butyl hydroquinone (TBHQ), propyl gallate, and ethoxyquin, in favor of products made with natural preservatives, such as tocopherols (vitamin E), citric acid (vitamin C), and rosemary extract.
Effects of a-tocopherol, phenobarbital, and butylated hydroxyanisole during promotion of diethylnitrosamine-initiated rat hepatocarcinogenesis.