butyl butyl  /ˈbju təl/


  • (n) a hydrocarbon radical (C4H9)


  1. Butyl is made from petroleum.
  2. Republican, of Illinois, argued specifically for protection on butyl alcohol, made from corn raised by Illinois and other farmers.
  3. It kept its butyl patentspromising that the company itself could make all the Government wanted.


  1. Acrylic Acid & Its Derivatives Market - By Derivative Types, Applications & Geography - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018

    DUBLIN, June 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3qhvg7/acrylic_acid_and) has announced the addition of the "Acrylic Acid & Its Derivatives Market - By Derivative Types (Esters/Acrylates - Methyl, Ethyl, Butyl, 2-EH; Polymers -...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: PR Newswire

  2. BASF and Sinopec consider further expansion of Nanjing joint venture

    Further development of acrylic acid value chain including butyl acrylate, acrylic acid and SAP: production to commence in 2014.
    on June 6, 2013     Source: NonWovens Industry Magazine

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