methyl methyl  /ˈmɛ θəl/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the univalent radical CH3- derived from methane

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. In this case, someone negligently or maliciously added too much methyl alcohol to the wine.
  2. First mix a dash of methyl paraben with some of the corn syrup in a cup.
  3. In one, the Environmental Protection Agency found that methyl isocyanate had leaked from the plant 28 times from 1980 to 1984, apparently in small quantities.

News

  1. Research and Markets: Methyl Methacrylate (MMA) Industry Outlook in Argentina to 2016 - Market Size and Price Trends

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Methyl Methacrylate Industry Outlook in Argentina to 2016 -
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. 3-Methyl-3-methoxybutanol (CAS 56539-66-3) Market Examined in Discounted BAC Report Recently Published at ...

    What does the market for 3-methyl-3-methoxybutanol look like? What are the application areas of this product? How should 3-methyl-3-methoxybutanol be handled, stor
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Methyl Formate (CAS 107-31-3) Market Research Report 2012

    DUBLIN, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dpww28/methyl_formate ) has announced the addition of the "Methyl Formate (CAS 107-31-3) Market ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "It should be calling for a phase out of methyl bromide and an immediate use of recapture technology," Ms Kedgley said.
    on May 17, 2010 By: Sue Kedgley Source: Stuff.co.nz

  2. "I am delighted that Indianapolis, Indiana-based Dow AgroSciences has been recognized for their continued leadership in developing technical and economically feasible alternatives to methyl bromide in accordance with this important international...
    on Sep 21, 2007 By: Richard Lugar Source: CNNMoney.com

  3. Toepfer said the latest cuts "should send a positive signal to farmers and other users of methyl bromide that alternatives are increasingly available and should be adopted as quickly as possible."
    on Jul 2, 2005 By: Klaus Topfer Source: CTV.ca

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