Ketone alcohol | definition of ketone alcohol by Medical dictionary
ke·tone al·co·hol (kē'tōn al'kŏ-hōl),
A compound containing a carbonyl or ketone group as well as a hydroxyl group, for example, dihydroxyacetone.
Etymology: Gk, keton + Ar, alkohl, essence
an alcohol containing the ketone group.
ke·tone al·co·hol (kē'tōn al'kŏ-hol)
A compound containing a carbonyl or ketone group as well as a hydroxyl group, e.g., dihydroxyacetone.
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5m project will see AK Engineering Services overhaul and upgrade the ketone alcohol
non-boric section of Invista's adipic acid plant at Wilton.
The Norwegian engineering, construction and technology group Aker Kvaerner ASA said on Tuesday (27 April) that its United Kingdom unit AK Engineering Services Ltd had secured a contract to overhaul and upgrade Invista's Ketone Alcohol
(KA) plant in Wilton in the UK.
In 2004 it will also assume control of the operations on the ketone alcohol
plant, once a pounds 30m modernisation project is complete.