pentaerythritol


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Related to pentaerythritol: Pentaerythritol tetranitrate
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Noun1.pentaerythritol - a coronary vasodilator (trade name Peritrate) used to treat angina pectoris
vasodilative, vasodilator - a drug that causes dilation of blood vessels
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"Preliminary analysis has shown that the main explosive used in the bombs was pentaerythritol tetranitrate (also known as PENT, PENTA or TEN), which has a far higher yield than hexogen.
The 71-year-old had used his purchases to make two types of explosives - hexamethlyene triperoxide diamine (HMTD), which was used in the 7/7 bombings, and pentaerythritol tetranitrate (PETN).
Summary: New Delhi [India], July 27 (ANI): The Ministry of Home Affairs has directed the National Investigation Agency (NIA) to take up the investigation of the recovery of explosive substance Pentaerythritol tetranitrate (PETN) from the Uttar Pradesh Assembly.
Pentaerythritol (Penta) is a white crystalline polyhydric alcohol containing four primary hydroxyl groups.
Abstract Water-soluble hydroxyl functionalized hyperbranched polyester (WH-HP) resin was synthesized using pentaerythritol, pyromellitic dianhydride, phthalic anhydride, and 1,1,1-tris(hydroxymethyl) propane.
For the preparation of explosive, dyes, paints and surface coatings pentaerythritol plays a very important role.
Manufacturers use formaldehyde to manufacture formaldehyde resins and other downstream products such as acetal resins, BDO, MDI, and pentaerythritol. It is mostly produced and supplied as formalin, the 37 percent aqueous solution of formaldehyde.
The father of one admitted possessing an explosive substance, Pentaerythritol Tetranitrate with intent to endanger life or cause serious injury.
The 40-year-old admitted to having an explosive substance, pentaerythritol tetranitrate (PETN), with the intent of enabling others to endanger life and having explosive substances - aluminium granules, a magnesium ribbon and metal springs - with the intent to endanger life.
The report “Formaldehyde Market Analysis By Application (UF Resins, PF Resins, MF Resins, Polyacetal Resins, Pentaerythritol, Methylenebis, 1,4-butanediol), By End User (Construction, Automotive, Furniture) And Segment Forecasts To 2020,” is available now to Grand View Research customers and can also be purchased directly at http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/formaldehyde-market.
Perstorp has announced the acquisition of the pentaerythritol, penta and calcium formate businesses from Chemko a.s.