What then is the effect of toluene on the living yeast-cell?
It is possible to start from benzene, toluene or naphthalene.
Already we see that benzene, toluene, solvent naphtha, and burning naphtha are separated from them.
That phenomena of this kind may be involved is shown by the remarkable effect of toluene on the autofermentation of yeast.
For the first six months only toluene sling thermometers were used.
From benzene and toluene alone about forty distinct colouring-matters of the rosaniline group are sent into commerce.
The starting-point in this synthesis is nitrobenzoic aldehyde, so that here again we begin with toluene as a raw material.
Other dyes derived directly or indirectly from phenol will take us back once again to toluene.
A solution of hydrogen chloride in a poorly ionizing medium, like benzene or toluene, is an extremely poor conductor.
Thus the artificial production of bitter-almond oil from toluene has already been explained.
colorless liquid hydrocarbon, 1871, from German toluin (Berzelius, 1842), from Tolu, place in Colombia (now Santiago de Tolu) from which balsam of Tolu was obtained from the bark of certain trees. The chemical so called because it was first distilled from balsam of Tolu.