methyl ethyl ketone


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methyl ethyl ketone

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methyl ethyl ketone

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(Elements & Compounds) another name for butanone
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Noun1.methyl ethyl ketone - 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
ketone - any of a class of organic compounds having a carbonyl group linked to a carbon atom in each of two hydrocarbon radicals
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Results of %age binding of the 99mTc-complex in saline and methyl ethyl ketone at various time intervals are given in Fig.
r]) Film 1 (a) 116 [+ or -] 1 76 [+ or -] 1 40 Film 2 (b) 119 [+ or -] 1 101 [+ or -] 1 18 (a) Prepared by spin-coating a mixture solution of polymer 4a, WPAG 336 in methyl ethyl ketone on slides and annealing at 120[dgrees]C for 6 h.
Most solvents, including the highly volatile Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK), Toluene and Trimethyl Benzene, are classified as hazardous, and carry a 'cradle-to-grave' liability.
This latest ink was designed specifically for customers who have established environmental sustainability objectives with a particular focus around reducing their use of certain solvents, such as methyl ethyl ketone (MEK).
As a final solvent rinse prior to application of the coating, 750 gallons of methyl ethyl ketone (MEK) were loaded into the pipe in front of a solid urethane pig.
This list includes methyl ethyl ketone (MEK), a hazardous, carcinogenic chemical that the automotive industry is moving away from using.
The modified acrylic (25 g of a 45 wt% solution in methyl ethyl ketone (MEK)) or the epoxidized oxazoline (20 g) was combined with trimellitic anhydride (4.
Although methyl ethyl ketone is organic in nature, it has good solubility in the aqueous mixture of hydrogen peroxide and catalyst acetamide.
Additionally, certain products which have recently been removed from federal VOC or HAP restrictions, including methyl ethyl ketone, ethylene glycol butyl ether and t-butyl acetate, will experience a boost in demand.
Safe-T-Seal contains no coal tar or methyl ethyl ketone.
Among the specific agents and mixtures to which mothers were exposed before or during pregnancy and that were associated with increased risk of ALL were 1,1,1-trichloroethane, toluene, mineral spirits, leaded gasoline, and possibly methylene chloride and methyl ethyl ketone.