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2,4-Dinitrotoluene (DNT) or dinitro is an organic compound with the formula C7H6N2O4. [1]

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A carcinogen is any substance, radionuclide, or radiation that is an agent directly involved in causing cancer.

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A crystal or crystalline solid is a solid material whose constituents, such as atoms, molecules or ions, are arranged in a highly ordered microscopic structure, forming a crystal lattice that extends in all directions.

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Crystallinity refers to the degree of structural order in a solid.

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Dibutyl phthalate

Dibutyl phthalate (DBP) is a commonly used plasticizer. It is also used as an additive to adhesives or printing inks. It is soluble in various organic solvents, e.g. in alcohol, ether and benzene. DBP is also used as an ectoparasiticide.

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Hemoglobin; also spelled haemoglobin and abbreviated Hb or Hgb, is the iron-containing oxygen-transport metalloprotein in the red blood cells of all vertebrates (with the exception of the fish family Channichthyidae) as well as the tissues of some invertebrates.

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Hydrogenation – to treat with hydrogen – is a chemical reaction between molecular hydrogen (H2) and another compound or element, usually in the presence of a catalyst such as nickel, palladium or platinum.

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An isomer (from Greek ἰσομερής, isomerès; isos.

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List of UN numbers 1501 to 1600

The UN numbers from UN1501 to UN1600 as assigned by the United Nations Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods.

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List of UN numbers 2001 to 2100

The UN numbers from UN2001 to UN2100 as assigned by the United Nations Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods.

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Methemoglobin (English: methaemoglobin) (pronounced "met-hemoglobin") is a form of the oxygen-carrying metalloprotein hemoglobin, in which the iron in the heme group is in the Fe3+ (ferric) state, not the Fe2+ (ferrous) of normal hemoglobin.

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Mononitrotoluene, or methylnitrobenzene or nitrotoluene (MNT or NT), is a group of three organic compounds, a nitro derivative of toluene (or alternatively a methyl derivative of nitrobenzene).

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Nitration is a general class of chemical process for the introduction of a nitro group into an organic chemical compound.

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Organic compound

An organic compound is any member of a large class of gaseous, liquid, or solid chemical compounds whose molecules contain carbon.

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Phosgene is the chemical compound with the formula COCl2.

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Plasticizers (UK: plasticisers) or dispersants are additives that increase the plasticity or fluidity of a material.

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Polyurethane (PUR and PU) is a polymer composed of a chain of organic units joined by carbamate (urethane) links.

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A propellant or propellent is a chemical substance used in the production of energy or pressurized gas that is subsequently used to create movement of a fluid or to generate propulsion of a vehicle, projectile, or other object.

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Smokeless powder

Smokeless powder is the name given to a number of propellants used in firearms and artillery that produce negligible smoke when fired, unlike the black powder they replaced.

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Threshold limit value

The threshold limit value (TLV) of a chemical substance is a level to which it is believed a worker can be exposed day after day for a working lifetime without adverse health effects.

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Toluene, formerly known as toluol, is a colourless, water-insoluble liquid with the smell associated with paint thinners.

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Toluene diisocyanate

Toluene diisocyanate (TDI) is an organic compound with the formula CH3C6H3(NCO)2.

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Trinitrotoluene (TNT), or more specifically 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene, is a chemical compound with the formula C6H2(NO2)3CH3.

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United States Environmental Protection Agency

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA or sometimes USEPA) is an agency of the U.S. federal government which was created for the purpose of protecting human health and the environment by writing and enforcing regulations based on laws passed by Congress.

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2,4-Diaminotoluene is an organic compound with the formula C6H3(NH2)2CH3.

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4-Nitrotoluene or para-nitrotoluene is an organic compound with the formula CH3C6H4NO2.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2,4-Dinitrotoluene

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