butanone

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bu·ta·none

 (byo͞o′tə-nōn′)
n.
A colorless, flammable ketone, C4H8O, used in lacquers, paint removers, cements and adhesives, cleaning fluids, and celluloid. Also called methyl ethyl ketone.

butanone

(ˈbjuːtəˌnəʊn)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a colourless soluble flammable liquid used mainly as a solvent for resins, as a paint remover, and in lacquers, cements, and adhesives. Formula: CH3COC2H5. Also called: methyl ethyl ketone
[C20: from butan(e) + -one]
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Noun1.butanone - 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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Tetrahydrofuran (THF), 2-butanone (MEK), 1-propanol, methanol, ethanol (EtOH), acetonitrile (C[H.
The major aroma-active compounds in milks were hydrogen sulfide, dimethyl sulfide, 2-butanone and furfural in DSI-UP-treated milks; diacetyl, 3-methyl butanal, dimethyl disulfide, methional and benzaldehyde in IND-UP-treated milks; and carbon disulfide, 1-octen-3-one and 1-octen-3-ol in HTST-treated milks, respectively.
For silicone rubber, the two ketone molecules: 2-butanone and 3-pentanone show similar solubility potential to the baseline fuels.
While, the abundant compounds of the ZZB08 were 2-butanone, 3-hydroxy- (36.
6] reported that CaO reduced heavy products such as phenol and increased formation of hydrocarbons and light product such as acetaldehyde, 2-butanone, and methanol.
6 mg/L, 2-butanone [methyl ethyl ketone, MEK]) on the order of 0.
Identification and quantification was based on external calibration with standard solutions of acetaldehyde, 2-pentanone, 2-butanone, ethylacetate (Fluka, Buchs SG, Switzerland); ethanol (Arcus, Oslo, Norway); 2-methyl-1-propanol, 2-methyl-1-butanol, 2-methyl-1-butanal, 3-methyl-1-butanol, 2-methyl-1-butanol, 2-methyl-1-propanol, 3-methyl-1-butanal, 3-methyl-1-butanol, 2-methyl-1-butanol, 2-methyl-1-propanal, diacetyl, 2-propanol, 1- butanol, 2-butanol, acetoin, iso-butylacetate, acetone, 2,3-pentanedione, ethylacetate, acetone, isobutyl acetate and ethyl butyrate (Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany).
These contaminants include: acetone, carbon disulfide, ethylbenzene, toluene, total xylenes, methylcyclohexane, and 2-butanone (MEK).
Nazaroff and Singer (2004) estimated increases in specific volatile organic compound concentrations (1,3-butadiene, 2-butanone, acetaldehyde, acetonitrile, acrolein, acrylo-nitrile, benzene, ethyl benzene, formaldehyde, naphthalene, phenol, strene, toluene, and xylenes) expected for average smoking activity.
The resin and curing agent were supplied by Resolution Performance Products of Houston, TX 25% of solvent by volume, 2-butanone (99%), was added.
Methyl ethyl ketone (MEK), also known as 2-butanone, is an organic solvent.
The hazardous substances covered in this volume are ammonia; 2-butanone oxime; 2-butenal, dicyclopentadiene; 2,4- dinitrotoluene, 2,6-dinitrotoluene, and 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene; hydrogen fluoride and fluorides; halogenetic anesthetic gases; sulfuric acid; oleum; thiourea; trichloroethene and tetrachloroethene; tryglycidyl isocyanurate; and zirconium.