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(Finnish ˈɛspoː)
(Placename) a city in S Finland. Pop: 224 231 (2003 est)
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(ˈɛs pɔ)

a city in S Finland, W of Helsinki. 164,569. Swedish, Esbo.
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Noun1.Espoo - a city in southern Finland
Finland, Republic of Finland, Suomi - republic in northern Europe; achieved independence from Russia in 1917
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Therefore, in this paper, a combination of ESBO and DOP with different ratios of ESBO/DOP has been used to plasticize PVC and prepare the composites based on plasticized PVC, MFA, and CB N330.
The results show that, in soils containing ESO and ESBO, the respirometric activity pass by three phases.
ESBO is majorly used as a plasticizer and stabilizer for PVC compounds and gradually evolved its reach to other application segments.
However, a known potential is the migration of ESBO from the packaging into the food, especially oily foods and fats.
(Ca + Zn)-based powder Reapak B-NT/7060 (Ca + Zn 0.5-0.8 phr) (Ca/Zn; Reagens, Italy) and epoxy soybean oil (ESBO; Shangai Yanan Oil and Grease Co.) were selected as heat stabilizer and co-thermal stabilizer, respectively.
(8) S:t Petersburg och Finland." Migration och influens 1703-1917 (Helsingfors: Societas Scientiarum Fennica, 1983); Forvaltningen och utvandringen till Ryssland 1809-1917 (Helsinki: Tryckericentralen, 1995); Peterburgska vagar (Esbo: Schildts, 1995); Lejonet och Dubbelornen: Finlands imperiella decennier 1830-1890 (Stockholm: Atlantis, 2000).
Synthesis of soybean oil phosphate ester polyol from epoxidized and partially epoxidized soybean oil (ESBO) has been previously reported.
Mostly B's - You're an ESBO (Easily Sociable Behaviour Online): Very comfortable when using modern communications, ESBOs are as happy text messaging their boss as IM'ing a client.