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ORGANIC ISOCYANATE [1 record]

Record 1 2007-07-18

English

Subject field(s)
  • Chemical Elements and Compounds
  • Pollutants
OBS

isocyanate: A compound containing the isocyanate radical -NCO. Monoisocyanates are in use, as in the treatment of cellulose to obtain a cellulose tricarbamate, but the term isocyanate usually refers to a diisocyanate.

OBS

This product is listed in the "Priority Pollutants List" under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Éléments et composés chimiques
  • Agents de pollution
OBS

isocyanate (chimie organique) : Sel ou ester de l'acide isocyanique.

OBS

acide isocyanique : Acide de formule HNCO, tautomère de l'acide cyanique.

Spanish

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