haloalkane

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Noun1.haloalkane - organic compound in which halogen atoms have been substituted for hydrogen atoms in an alkane
haloform - compounds with the formula CHX3, where X is a halogen atom
organic compound - any compound of carbon and another element or a radical
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2 to 10 phr of at least one halogenated hydrocarbon wax, or (ii) from 0.
The main cause of the damage to the ozone layer was demonstrated to be the human use of several groups of halogenated hydrocarbon chemicals including chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), halons, carbon tetrachloride (CTC) and methyl bromide, in varied applications such as refrigerants.
Key statement: A polymerization process comprising contacting one or more monomer(s), one or more Lewis acid(s), one or more initiator(s), and a diluent comprising one or more hydrofluorocarbon(s) (HFCs) and a halogenated hydrocarbon other than an HFC in a reactor, wherein the diluent comprises from 15 to 99 volume % HFC based upon the total volume of the diluent.
The most efficient form of cleaning for metal parts is vapour degreasing which relies on the difference between the surface of the parts to be cleaned being at ambient temperature and the the vapour formed by boiling, usually halogenated hydrocarbon solvents, such as stabilised n-propyl bromide being much higher (temperature gradient typically 20 to 730.
Epidemiologic studies have found an association but not a cause-and-effect relation between halogenated hydrocarbon contamination and increased incidence of congenital cardiac malformations or other defective birth outcomes.
The 20 acre facility is located southwest of Houston and was designed to recover and convert halogenated hydrocarbon waste from the petro-chemical industry into hydrochloric acid and synthetic fuel.
The 20 acre facility is located southwest of Houston and is designed to recover and convert halogenated hydrocarbon waste from the petro-chemical industry into hydrochloric acid and synthetic fuel.
com) of Tulsa, Oklahoma (OTCBB:THLT) is announcing from their California branch that the company has agreed to become a major distributor of Frigi-Tech, a halogenated hydrocarbon compound used to improve mechanical efficiency of refrigeration, air conditioning, chiller, heat pump, and hermetically sealed lubrication systems.
Exploration for and Evaluation of groundwater contamination with volatile halogenated hydrocarbons in complex geological and hydrogeological processes,
There have been several studies of the kinetics of the gas phase decomposition of halogenated hydrocarbons using thermal activation techniques over temperature range of 550 750 K and these have been reviewed.
These include cigarette smoke, fuel exhaust, halogenated hydrocarbons and ozone.
As we start to introduce new halogenated hydrocarbons to the world, we will do well to follow that example, but with the benefit of a far deeper appreciation of the possible effects of our actions on health, safety and the environment.