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Acetone

  1. Stylianos Sifniades1,
  2. Alan B. Levy2,
  3. Hubert Bahl3

Published Online: 15 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.a01_079.pub2

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Sifniades, S., Levy, A. B. and Bahl, H. 2010. Acetone. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Allied Signal Inc., Morristown, New Jersey, United States

  2. 2

    Allied Signal Inc., Morristown, New Jersey, United States

  3. 3

    Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2010

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Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Introduction
2.Physical Properties
3.Chemical Properties
4.Production
4.1.Cumene Oxidation (Hock Process)
4.2.Dehydrogenation of 2-Propanol
4.3.Propene Oxidation
4.4.Oxidation of 2-Propanol
4.5.Oxidation of p-Diisopropyl Benzene
4.6.Fermentation of Biomass
5.Environmental Protection
6.Quality Specifications and Analysis
7.Storage and Transportation
8.Uses
8.1.Methyl Methacrylate
8.2.Bisphenol A
8.3.Aldol Chemicals
8.4.Solvent Uses
9.Economic Aspects
10.Toxicology and Occupational Health
11.Derivatives
11.1.Acetone Cyanohydrin
11.2.Diacetone Alcohol
11.3.Miscellaneous Derivatives