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Acrolein (systematic name: propenal) is the simplest unsaturated aldehyde. [1]

49 relations: Acetaldehyde, Acrylic acid, Aldehyde, Alkylation, Amino acid, Cis-3-Hexenal, Cooking oil, Crotonaldehyde, Cyclophosphamide, Diels–Alder reaction, Electron microscope, Electronic cigarette, Fat, Formaldehyde, French fries, Glutathione, Glycerol, Heterogeneous catalysis, Hydrogen cyanide, Hydroxymethylpentylcyclohexenecarboxaldehyde, Ifosfamide, Journal of Chromatography B, Lung cancer, Methionine, Michael reaction, Norbornene, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Oxide, Passive smoking, Pentaerythritol, Permissible exposure limit, Petrochemical, Potassium bisulfate, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Propane, Propene, Pyridine, Saturation (chemistry), Skraup reaction, Smoke point, Spiro compound, Strecker amino acid synthesis, Tetrahydrobenzaldehyde, Thiol, Tobacco smoking, Wastewater, World Health Organization, (E,E)-2,4-Decadienal, 3,4-Epoxycyclohexylmethyl-3’,4’-epoxycyclohexane carboxylate.


Acetaldehyde (systematic name ethanal) is an organic chemical compound with the formula CH3CHO, sometimes abbreviated by chemists as MeCHO (Me.

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Acrylic acid

Acrylic acid (IUPAC: propenoic acid) is an organic compound with the formula CH2.

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An aldehyde or alkanal is an organic compound containing a functional group with the structure −CHO, consisting of a carbonyl center (a carbon double-bonded to oxygen) with the carbon atom also bonded to hydrogen and to an R group, which is any generic alkyl or side chain.

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Alkylation is the transfer of an alkyl group from one molecule to another.

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Amino acid

Amino acids are organic compounds containing amine (-NH2) and carboxyl (-COOH) functional groups, along with a side chain (R group) specific to each amino acid.

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cis-3-Hexenal, also known as (Z)-3-hexenal and leaf aldehyde, is colorless liquid and an aroma compound with an intense odor of freshly cut grass and leaves.

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Cooking oil

Cooking oil is plant, animal, or synthetic fat used in frying, baking, and other types of cooking.

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Crotonaldehyde is a chemical compound with the formula CH3CH.

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Cyclophosphamide (CP), also known as cytophosphane among other, is a medication used as chemotherapy and to suppress the immune system.

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Diels–Alder reaction

The Diels–Alder reaction is an organic chemical reaction (specifically, a cycloaddition) between a conjugated diene and a substituted alkene, commonly termed the dienophile, to form a substituted cyclohexene derivative.

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Electron microscope

An electron microscope is a microscope that uses a beam of accelerated electrons as a source of illumination.

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Electronic cigarette

An electronic cigarette or e-cigarette is a handheld electronic device that simulates the feeling of tobacco smoking.

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Fat is one of the three main macronutrients, along with carbohydrate and protein.

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French fries

French fries (North American English), chips (British and Commonwealth English), finger chips (Indian English), or French-fried potatoes are ''batonnet'' or allumette-cut deep-fried potatoes.

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Glutathione (GSH) is an important antioxidant in plants, animals, fungi, and some bacteria and archaea.

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Glycerol (also called glycerine or glycerin; see spelling differences) is a simple polyol compound.

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Heterogeneous catalysis

In chemistry, heterogeneous catalysis refers to the form of catalysis where the phase of the catalyst differs from that of the reactants.

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Hydrogen cyanide

Hydrogen cyanide (HCN), sometimes called prussic acid, is a chemical compound with the chemical formula HCN.

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Hydroxymethylpentylcyclohexenecarboxaldehyde is a synthetic fragrance known by the trade names Lyral, Kovanol, Mugonal, Landolal.

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Ifosfamide (IFO), sold under the brand name Ifex among others, is a chemotherapy medication used to treat a number of types of cancer.

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Journal of Chromatography B

The Journal of Chromatography B is a peer-reviewed scientific journal publishing research papers in analytical chemistry, with a focus on chromatography techniques and methods in the biological and life sciences.

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Lung cancer

Lung cancer, also known as lung carcinoma, is a malignant lung tumor characterized by uncontrolled cell growth in tissues of the lung.

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Methionine (symbol Met or M) is an essential amino acid in humans.

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Michael reaction

The Michael reaction or Michael addition is the nucleophilic addition of a carbanion or another nucleophile to an α,β-unsaturated carbonyl compound.

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Norbornene or norbornylene or norcamphene is a bridged cyclic hydrocarbon.

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Occupational Safety and Health Administration

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is an agency of the United States Department of Labor.

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An oxide is a chemical compound that contains at least one oxygen atom and one other element in its chemical formula.

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Passive smoking

Passive smoking is the inhalation of smoke, called second-hand smoke (SHS), or environmental tobacco smoke (ETS), by persons other than the intended "active" smoker.

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Pentaerythritol is an organic compound, a white, crystalline solid with the formula C5H12O4.

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Permissible exposure limit

The permissible exposure limit (PEL or OSHA PEL) is a legal limit in the United States for exposure of an employee to a chemical substance or physical agent such as loud noise.

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Petrochemicals (also known as petroleum distillates) are chemical products derived from petroleum.

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Potassium bisulfate

Potassium bisulfate, or in most varieties of English other than US English, Potassium bisulphate, is an inorganic compound with the chemical formula KHSO4 and is the potassium acid salt of sulfuric acid.

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Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS) is the official scientific journal of the National Academy of Sciences, published since 1915.

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Propane is a three-carbon alkane with the molecular formula C3H8.

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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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Pyridine is a basic heterocyclic organic compound with the chemical formula C5H5N.

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Saturation (chemistry)

In chemistry, saturation (from the Latin word saturare, meaning 'to fill') has diverse meanings, all based on the idea of reaching a maximum capacity.

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Skraup reaction

The Skraup synthesis is a chemical reaction used to synthesize quinolines.

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Smoke point

The smoke point also known as burning point of an oil or fat is the temperature at which, under specific and defined conditions, it begins to produce a continuous bluish smoke that becomes clearly visible.

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Spiro compound

A spiro compound, or spirane, from the Latin spīra, meaning a twist or coil, For a further but less stable source of the same text that provides access to the relevant material, see, same access date.

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Strecker amino acid synthesis

The Strecker amino acid synthesis, also known simply as the Strecker synthesis, was discovered by German chemist Adolph Strecker, and is a term used for a series of chemical reactions that synthesize an amino acid from an aldehyde or ketone.

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1,2,3,6-Tetrahydrobenzaldehyde is an organic compound with the formula C6H9CHO.

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Thiol is an organosulfur compound that contains a carbon-bonded sulfhydryl (R–SH) group (where R represents an alkyl or other organic substituent).

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Tobacco smoking

Tobacco smoking is the practice of smoking tobacco and inhaling tobacco smoke (consisting of particle and gaseous phases).

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Wastewater (or waste water) is any water that has been affected by human use.

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World Health Organization

The World Health Organization (WHO; French: Organisation mondiale de la santé) is a specialized agency of the United Nations that is concerned with international public health.

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(E,E)-2,4-Decadienal is an aromatic substance found in butter, cooked beef, fish, potato chips, roasted peanut, buckwheat and wheat bread crumb.

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3,4-Epoxycyclohexylmethyl-3’,4’-epoxycyclohexane carboxylate

3,4-Epoxycyclohexylmethyl-3’,4’-epoxycyclohexane carboxylate (ECC) is a cycloaliphatic epoxy resin which is used in many industrial applications.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acrolein

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