aromatic hydrocarbon

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Noun1.aromatic hydrocarbon - a hydrocarbon that contains one or more benzene rings that are characteristic of the benzene series of organic compounds
benzene, benzine, benzol - a colorless liquid hydrocarbon; highly inflammable; carcinogenic; the simplest of the aromatic compounds
hydrocarbon - an organic compound containing only carbon and hydrogen
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CTUIR scientists sought OSU's expertise in polyaromatic hydrocarbon exposures and toxicity out of concern for exposures related to traditional tribal activities such as salmon-smoking methods.
It is a polyaromatic macromolecule thought to be a petroleum progenitor with a reported worldwide production of approximately 100 million tons/year.
Under this proposed settlement, Dunbar will pay the costs to cover exposed slag with asphalt or clean fill to prevent releases of heavy metals and polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), and ensure there is no exposed waste.
These regulations limit toluene extractables, polyaromatic hydrocarbon and benzo(a) pyrene content in carbon black pigments for food packaging inks.
This analysis includes the mass balance of trace metals in the initial fuel and the formed ash, the emissions of dioxins/furans (PCDD/F), polychlorinated biphenyls (PCB), polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) and particulate matter (PM 2.
Role of a Moderately Halophilic Bacterial Consortium in the Biodegradation of Polyaromatic Hydrocarbons.
The polyaromatic hydrocarbons'role in skin-aging is likely to be related to its binding to the aryl hydrocarbon receptor (AhR) which is found in both keratinocytes and melanocytes.
Highly oxidized oils may also produce polyaromatic hydrocarbons, which have carcinogenic effects [11].
Everyone is also invited to visit Bioo Scientific's poster sessions, “Flexible Detection of Aflatoxin M1 in Milk Samples Using a New Immunoaffinity Chromatography Column” and “Rapid Detection of Polyaromatic Hydrocarbons in Seafood”, which will be presented on Tuesday September 9th.
As of 2010, all tires for sale in the European Union must comply with the polyaromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) limits set by the REACH regulation, forcing rubber and tire manufactures to move away from carcinogenic distilled aromatic extracts (DAE) in favor of process oils with low PAH contents, such as heavy naphthenic oil (HN), naphthenic black oil (NBO), treated distilled aromatic extracts (TDAE), residual aromatic extracts (RAE) and mildly extracted solvents (MES).
For example, the ink solvent content was determined by gas chromatography with a flame ionization detector, and the polymeric and colorant constituents were characterized and properties explored via an extensive suite of techniques and found to be based on a modified polyaromatic hydrocarbon resin of low molecular weight.
It is a polyaromatic material found in most living plants as an outcome of photosynthesis.