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methylamine

/meth·yl·amine/ (meth´il-ah-mēn″) a flammable, explosive gas used in tanning and organic synthesis and produced naturally in some decaying fish, certain plants, and crude methanol; it is irritating to the eyes.
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However, from these it has been established that the MA that use methanol and methylamines are the main microbial component in the sediments of coastal lagoons that are associated with mangroves (Ramamurthy, Mohanraju, & Natarajan, 1990; Mohanraju & Natarajan, 1992).
Taminco has also announced a major expansion of its methylamines capacity in Pace which will come on stream in 2014.
Instead of buying methanol, which goes into the manufacturing of its downstream products, the company will produce it at a lower cost, enabling it to become more competitive in international markets The company, formerly Saudi Formaldehyde Chemical Company, will produce from its latest expansion the following products: methanol, carbon monoxide, acetaldehyde, methylamines (MA), dimethyl formamide (DMF), pentaerythritol and formaldehyde.
Fish consumption and exposure to persistent organochlorine compounds, mercury, selenium and methylamines among Swedish fishermen.
Feb 1998 - Air Products buys methylamines and derivatives business - 125 at Billingham transfer.
Biopolymers from the manure undergo degradation and fermentation to produce alcohols, acetic acid, propionic acid, and other volatile fatty acids along with other products such as methylamines.
1998: Polyester intermediates business sold to DuPont, 850 workers affected; Air Products buys methylamines and derivatives business, 125 workers affected
The heats of reaction of diborane with the methylamines, and of tetramethyldiborane with trimethylamine; the dissociation energy of diborane.
2] carbon compounds (methanol, methylamines, acetate) to methane and CO2 (Boone et al.
Belgian chemicals and pharmaceuticals company UCB says it has sold its methylamines and derivative products business for around Euro 120 million to a company formed by Morgan Stanley Capital Partners in partnership with US company Sorgenti Investment Partners.
UCB exhibited its Uvecoat resins for UV curable powder coatings, polyurethane fabric coatings products, industrial coatings, and methylamines products.
A European affiliate of Air Products and Chemicals, Allentown, PA, plans to increase capacity of the methylamines derivative, alkylalkanolamine, at its Billingham, England manufacturing facility.