It also resists diethylene
glycol monomethyl ether (DiEGME), which is added to military aircraft fuels to prevent icing, to meet the Grade 2 classification.
The MEG unit of the plant can supply half a million tons of the item as well as 50,000 tons of diethylene
glycol (DEG) and 3,400 tons of triethylene glycol (TEG) annually.
MEGlobal, a wholly-owned subsidiary of EQUATE Petrochemical Company, is a manufacturer of merchant monoethylene glycol and diethylene
Beware of your dog licking or drinking fluids that contain ethylene or diethylene
glycol, they cause kidney failure.
The company's chemist, Harold Watkins, devised a formula to dissolve sulfanilamide powder in a clear, odorless, sweet glycol compound known as diethylene
In another field, Dow is a partner with Kuwait's Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC) in a Dubai-based JV called MEGlobal, a world leader in manufacturing and marketing merchant monoethylene glycol (MEG) and diethylene
glycol (DEG), collectively known as ethylene glycol (EG).
MEGlobal is based in Dubai and specialises in the production of monoethylene glycol and diethylene
glycol, which is used as feedstock for manufacturing polyester fibres and antifreeze formulations, among others.
The FDA also found diethylene
glycol, a component of antifreeze and brake fluids, which the World Health Organization (WHO) has categorized as a poison, which can cause kidney damage, respiratory failure and nerve dysfunction when exposed to high quantities.
When nicotine is extracted from the tobacco plant, a variety of carcinogenic chemicals may be created in the process, including diethylene
glycol and nitrosamines," notes Adries Verleur, co-founder and CEO of Miami-based VMR Products, which makes V2 Cigs.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) analysis of two leading brands of e-cigarettes found an array of potentially toxic chemicals, including diethylene
glycol (an ingredient in antifreeze) and nitrosamines (known carcinogens).
The syrup was contaminated with diethylene
glycol, an industrial product not designed for human consumption.
glycol, a poison, and known cancer-causing agents in some of the 19 varieties of e-cigarette cartridges that it tested from two manufacturers.