pentaerythritol


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pentaerythritol

 [pen″tah-e-rith´rĭ-tol]
a coronary vasodilator used in treatment of angina pectoris, used as the tetranitrate ester.
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Table 116: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Formaldehyde by End Use Segment - Amino Resins, Phenolic Resins, Acetylenic Chemicals, Polyacetal Resins, Methylene Diisocyanate, Pentaerythritol, and Miscellaneous Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Consumption Figures in Thousand Metric Tons for Years 1991 through 2000 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-68
The procedure for the synthesis of polyol from pyromellitic dianhydride with pentaerythritol was described by Kanai et al.
In this paper, the constructed system of differential equations of kinetics of pentaerythritol will be solved by numerical schemes.
Aerobic degradation of 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene by Enterobacter cloacae PB2 and by pentaerythritol tetranitrate reductase.
The pentaerythritol was obtained from Shanghai Lingfeng Chemical Plant.
Analysts believe that the preferred substance for so-called "intimate bombs" is Pentaerythritol tetranitrate, or PETN.
Grindley's team focused on derivatives of pentaerythritol.
Migrating antistatic agents are the key; they include ethoxylated alkylamines, ethoxylated dialkylamines, fatty acid esters, polyethylene glycol esters, polyglycerol esters, glycidyl ester, alkyl sulfonates, pentaerythritol esters, sorbitan esters, and diethanol amides of fatty acids.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Scientists have developed an extremely sensitive explosives sensor that is capable of detecting even slight traces of the high-explosive chemical compound pentaerythritol tetranitrate (PETN).
Production of methanol derivatives: formalin, CFC and pentaerythritol have also risen, while still being far short of pre-crisis levels.
The bomb found in Britain was hidden in a Hewlett Packard printer and contained 400 grams of the highly potent explosive pentaerythritol trinitrate (PETN), with the Dubai package holding 300 grams, a German government source said.
The bomb was said to contain pentaerythritol trinitrate (PETN), a highly potent explosive which is difficult to detect in security screenings.