OTHER WORDS FROM ethyleneeth·yl·e·nic [eth-uh-lee-nik, -len-ik], /ˌɛθ əˈli nɪk, -ˈlɛn ɪk/, adjective
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These rooms are then pumped with ethylene gas — the same gas emitted from fruit as they begin to ripen — to begin a uniformed ripening process.How Top Banana Moves Over One Million Pounds of Bananas per Week|Eater Video|July 14, 2021|Eater
A typical export terminal might have 50 tons of refrigerants on site, consisting of some combination of ethylene, propane, isobutane, isopentane or hexane.Engineers raise alarms over the risk of major explosions at LNG plants|Will Englund|June 3, 2021|Washington Post
The company has created a spin-off called LanzaJet and is working on other possible products such as converting ethanol to ethylene, which is used to make polyethylene for bottles and PEP for fibers used to make clothes.Elon Musk is donating $100M to find the best carbon capture technology|Kirsten Korosec|January 22, 2021|TechCrunch
NASA developed similar technology referred to as an ethylene “scrubber” in the mid-1990s to help with growing plants.Air purifier company seeks emergency FDA approval for device that rids indoor air of virus|Dalvin Brown|December 10, 2020|Washington Post
The prototypes are built from a recyclable flat foam-rubber called ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA).
“There are similarities between propylene glycol and ethylene glycol, the anti-freeze used in automobiles,” Dale said.
Such a solution is an absorbent of carbon monoxide; it also absorbs ethylene and acetylene.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection|Alexander Wynter Blyth
The latter, known as ethylene-selenourea, may be classified also in the azole group as 2-iminotetrahydroselenazole (V).
A similar relation holds good between marsh gas and olefiant gas (ethylene).
This process consisted in blowing gaseous ethylene into liquid sulphur monochloride in large iron reaction vessels.America's Munitions 1917-1918|Benedict Crowell
Ethylene burns with a bright luminous flame, and forms a very explosive mixture with oxygen.