butanol


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bu·ta·nol

(byū'tă-nol),
Preferred chemical name for N-butyl alcohol.

butanol

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Professor Duncan Wass, of the university's School of Chemistry, said: "The alcohol in alcoholic drinks is actually ethanol - exactly the same molecule that we want to convert into butanol as a petrol replacement.
The technology used to convert ethanol into butanol is called a catalyst - these are chemicals which can speed up and control a chemical reaction and are already widely used in the petrochemical industry.
Professor Duncan Wass said: "The alcohol in alcoholic drinks is actually ethanol - exactly the same molecule that we want to convert into butanol as a petrol replacement.
Recent experimental and kinetic modelling study focused on PRF and TRF mixtures blended with butanol [33, 40].
30] mechanism is used, involving 317 species and being validated for oxidation of butanol isomers and LFS simulation.
We have a flexible business model, so it kind of depends on what happens really with our first plant, but the plan is we make this work and roll out others, and I reckon there will be butanol plants all over the world," she says.
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Since jackfruit seeds are not employed in food industries and since there is a lack of studies on protein extraction from jackfruit seeds by reverse micelles, current research develops an alternative method for protein extraction from jackfruit seed flour using reverse micelles, with sodium dodecyl sulphate (SDS) as surfactant and butanol as organic solvent.
The designed capacity of the plant is 330,000 tonnes per year of normal butanol and 11,000 tonnes of mono-butanol, it added.
The Saudi Kayan Petrochemical Company, a manufacturing affiliate of Saudi Arabia Basic Industries Corporation (Sabic), has initiated trial runs at its new joint venture butanol plant.
The Saudi Kayan Petrochemical Company (Saudi Kayan), a manufacturing affiliate of SABIC, began trial runs at its new joint venture butanol plant on October 20.