BHT


Also found in: Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

BHT

 (bē′āch-tē′)
n.
A crystalline phenolic antioxidant, C15H24O, used to preserve fats and oils, especially in foods.

[b(utylated) h(ydroxy)t(oluene).]

BHT

butylated hydroxytoluene: the antioxidant C15H24O, used to retard rancidity in products containing fat or oil.
[1960–65]
References in periodicals archive ?
Bamba and Cran (1992) reported that addition of 0.05-0.1 mmol [L.sup.-1] BHT improved progressive motility and acrosome integrity.
Tum hastalarin evreleri TNM 2002 sistemine, tumor dereceleri Fuhrman dereceleme sistemine ve histolojik tip siniflandirmalari Dunya Saglik Orgutu'nun (DSO) 2004 BHT siniflandirmasina gore guncellestirildi.
The BHT consists of 2 state-of-the-science research buildings, including a newly completed 150,000 sq ft building.
For more information, contact the Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber of Commerce & Industry's BHT hotline at (360) 734-1716.
50 ml edible oil was taken in each tube and added the essential oils in four tubes contained edible oil and BHT in fifth tube contained edible oil and one test tube was kept blank with oil.
The tests also show that only polar volatiles, including oligomer and BHT, are highly effective in inducing drug turbidity.
Foram utilizados os antioxidantes sinteticos butil hidroxitolueno (BHT) e terc butil hidroquinona (TBHQ) marca GrindoxTM, gentilmente cedidos pela empresa Danisco S/A.
The order of DPPH scavenging activity was ascorbic acid > BHT > leaf> male flower > cortex > fruit.
Perhaps even BHT to slow down aging which, after all, is just a slow rotting process.
Tenox BHT and Tenox BHA are food-grade antioxidants for PE packaging.
An important goal of this research was to compare in vitro antioxidative effects of MLS and CELS with the same dose of commercial and standard antioxidants such as [alpha]-tocopherol, butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA), butylated hydroxytoluene (BHT), and trolox which are commonly used by the food and pharmaceutical industry.
L'Armee de l'Air nigeriane (Nigerian Air Force, NAF) a declare, dimanche, que ses avions de combat avaient, dans le cadre des missions aeriennes (Air Task Force , ATF) de l'operation "Lafiya Doole", neutralise des dizaines de terroristes de Boko Haram (BHT)lors de frappes aeriennes menees samedi a Yuwe dans l'Etat de Borno, dans le Nord-Est du Nigeria.