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A colorless liquid obtained from coal tar; used in the sterilization of catgut.
Synonym(s): pseudocumol
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The EPA alleges that HON did not file TRI paperwork reporting its use of xylene and 1,2,4-trimethylbenzene from 1999 to 2001.
Most of the identified compounds in Estonian chamomile oil have been reported previously; however, 1,2,4-trimethylbenzene and decanoic acid were not mentioned in the literature [1-11].