glycol ethers

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Related to glycol ethers: diethylene glycol monoethyl ether

gly·col e·thers

chemicals such as ethylene glycol monomethyl ether and ethylene glycol monoethyl ether; they are teratogens that induce testicular atrophy in animals.
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Bone marrow injury in lithographers exposed to glycol ethers and organic solventsused in multicolor offset and ultraviolet curing printing processes.
glycol ethers, inorganics, ketones, pigments, plasticizers,
The transaction is expected to help Lyondell's earnings and cash flow as it continues to focus on expanding other PO derivative businesses, including propylene glycol, butanediol and propylene glycol ethers. A joint venture for a world-scale PO plant in Europe is currently in the works.
The HSE launched its investigation after US research showed women exposed to ethylene glycol ethers were up to three times more likely to miscarry.
Problems began in the 70s when chemicals called ethylene glycol ethers were introduced as cleaning agents.
These chemicals and gases include glycol ethers, which have been identified as "serious reproductive toxins" by the EPA; and arsine, one cylinder of which if leaked could be lethal to an entire semi-conductor production staff.
Glycol ethers both mono and di-ethers of ethylene glycol, diethylene glycol and triethylene glycol are regulated by the EPA and SARA Title 111, Section 313.
Bodwell, Arco Chemical Co., Newtown Square, PA, Propylene Glycol Ethers as Coalescing Aids in Water-Borne Acryclic Emulsion: Restrictive regulations are being placed on coatings and coating additives.
Personal care, hair care, and cosmetic products have hotspots for glycol ethers, natural fragrances, and parabens (Figure 3).
[USPRwire, Sun Apr 12 2015] Asia-Pacific N-Butanol Market By Applications (Butyl Acrylate, Butyl Acetate, Glycol Ethers, and Others) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019
The business also supplies polyols, glycols and glycol ethers for such industrial applications as coolants, solvents and food additives.