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2-Ethylhexanoic acid

Index 2-Ethylhexanoic acid

2-Ethylhexanoic acid is the organic compound with the formula CH3(CH2)3CH(C2H5)CO2H. [1]

28 relations: Acetate, Aldol condensation, Butyraldehyde, Carboxylic acid, Catalysis, Chemical formula, Chemical industry, Coordination complex, Hydroformylation, Hydroxyl aluminium bis(2-ethylhexanoate), Oil drying agent, Organic compound, Organic synthesis, PLGA, Polylactic acid, Polymer, Propene, Racemic mixture, Redox, Tin(II) 2-ethylhexanoate, Valnoctamide, Valpromide, 2-Ethylhexanol, 2-Methylheptane, 2-Methylhexane, 2-Propylheptanol, 3-Methylheptane, 3-Methylhexane.


An acetate is a salt formed by the combination of acetic acid with an alkaline, earthy, metallic or nonmetallic and other base.

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Aldol condensation

An aldol condensation is a condensation reaction in organic chemistry in which an enol or an enolate ion reacts with a carbonyl compound to form a β-hydroxyaldehyde or β-hydroxyketone (an aldol reaction), followed by dehydration to give a conjugated enone.

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Butyraldehyde, also known as butanal, is an organic compound with the formula CH3(CH2)2CHO.

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Carboxylic acid

A carboxylic acid is an organic compound that contains a carboxyl group (C(.

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Catalysis is the increase in the rate of a chemical reaction due to the participation of an additional substance called a catalysthttp://goldbook.iupac.org/C00876.html, which is not consumed in the catalyzed reaction and can continue to act repeatedly.

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Chemical formula

A chemical formula is a way of presenting information about the chemical proportions of atoms that constitute a particular chemical compound or molecule, using chemical element symbols, numbers, and sometimes also other symbols, such as parentheses, dashes, brackets, commas and plus (+) and minus (−) signs.

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Chemical industry

The chemical industry comprises the companies that produce industrial chemicals.

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Coordination complex

In chemistry, a coordination complex consists of a central atom or ion, which is usually metallic and is called the coordination centre, and a surrounding array of bound molecules or ions, that are in turn known as ligands or complexing agents.

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Hydroformylation, also known as oxo synthesis or oxo process, is an industrial process for the production of aldehydes from alkenes.

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Hydroxyl aluminium bis(2-ethylhexanoate)

Hydroxyl aluminium bis(2-ethylhexanoate) is a chemical substance derived from 2-ethylhexanoic acid and aluminium(III).

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Oil drying agent

An oil drying agent, also known as siccative, is a coordination compound that accelerates (catalyzes) the hardening of drying oils, often as they are used in oil-based paints.

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Organic compound

In chemistry, an organic compound is generally any chemical compound that contains carbon.

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Organic synthesis

Organic synthesis is a special branch of chemical synthesis and is concerned with the intentional construction of organic compounds.

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PLGA or poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) is a copolymer which is used in a host of Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved therapeutic devices, owing to its biodegradability and biocompatibility.

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Polylactic acid

Poly(lactic acid) or polylactic acid or polylactide (PLA) is a biodegradable and bioactive thermoplastic aliphatic polyester derived from renewable resources, such as corn starch (in the United States and Canada), cassava roots, chips or starch (mostly in Asia), or sugarcane (in the rest of the world).

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A polymer (Greek poly-, "many" + -mer, "part") is a large molecule, or macromolecule, composed of many repeated subunits.

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Propene, also known as propylene or methyl ethylene, is an unsaturated organic compound having the chemical formula C3H6.

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Racemic mixture

In chemistry, a racemic mixture, or racemate, is one that has equal amounts of left- and right-handed enantiomers of a chiral molecule.

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Redox (short for reduction–oxidation reaction) (pronunciation: or) is a chemical reaction in which the oxidation states of atoms are changed.

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Tin(II) 2-ethylhexanoate

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Valnoctamide (INN, USAN) has been used in France as a sedative-hypnotic since 1964.

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Valpromide (marketed as Depamide by Sanofi-Aventis) is a carboxamide derivative of valproic acid used in the treatment of epilepsy and some affective disorders.

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2-Ethylhexanol (abbreviated 2-EH) is a branched, eight-carbon chiral alcohol.

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2-Methylheptane is a branched alkane isomeric to octane.

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2-Methylhexane (C7H16, also known as isoheptane, ethylisobutylmethane) is an isomer of heptane.

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2-Propylheptanol (2PH) is a colourless waxy or oily solid.

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3-Methylheptane is a branched alkane isomeric to octane.

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3-Methylhexane is a branched hydrocarbon with two enantiomers.

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