bisphenol A


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bisphenol A

n.
Abbr. BPA A white solid, C15H16O2, having a mild phenolic odor, used as a monomer for polycarbonate and epoxy resins, and in other plastics.
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bisphenol A (BPA)

n bisfenol A
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