volatile organic compound

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volatile organic compound

Environment Any toxic cabon-based (organic) substance that easily become vapors or gases–eg, solvents–paint thinners, lacquer thinner, degreasers, dry cleaning fluids
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2013): Off-gas emission kinetics of CO and VOCs from wood pellet storage.
The following provides an update of AIM VOC regulatory activity around the country.
New Generation Flexible PVC Compounds with Low Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) Content VOC Content Total Reduction parts per from Compound Plasticizer Additives million control, % Apex 77 Shore A Phthlate Standard 187 -- (Control) Apex 77 Shore Phthlate Low-VOC 59 68 A-LVOC Apex 77 Shore A-NP Phthlate Standard 117 37 Apex 77 Shore A-NP/ Phthlate Low-VOC 19 90 LVOC BioVinyl 65 Shore A Bio-based Low-VOC 36 81 LVOC BioVinyl 65 Shore A Bio-based XLow-VOC 20 89 XLVOC
Clean air is vented and liquid is heated and pumped to the top of absorption column, where VOCs are removed under vacuum.
Linde has found that using cryogenic condensation (also known as "cryocondensation") to meet the EPA regulation can be a safe and cost-effective method to significantly reduce VOC emissions, particularly if a facility recovers and re-routes VOCs emitted or reuses the vaporized nitrogen.
Results showed that patients with colorectal cancer have a different selective VOC pattern compared with healthy controls, based on analysis of 15 of 58 specific compounds in exhaled breath samples.
Sonya Lunder, a senior analyst with Environmental Working Group says that VOCs can interact with UV radiation to produce smog.
Perhaps even more disquieting than the stealth-like nature of VOCs, many of which are odorless, is their potential to react chemically with one another to produce other potentially unsafe compounds.
In order to predict the concentrations of VOCs both in the material and in the air, the numerical method is used, which also can appropriately solve VOC source, sink, and transport in the air simultaneously.
ZERO-VOC PAINT An industry standard generally referring to paint with less than 5 grams of VOC per liter.
As a result, VOC emissions were expected to increase.