C2H5SH
ethyl mercaptan eth"yl mer*cap"tan, (Chem.) A gaseous substance ({C2H5.SH}) used as an odorant in natural gas and propane to facilitate detection and serve as a warning of leaks. [PJC]

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  • C2H5SH — Mercaptan Mer*cap tan, n. [F., fr. NL. mercurius mercury + L. captans, p. pr. of captare to seize, v. intens. fr. capere.] (Chem.) Any one of series of compounds having an { SH} radical attached to a carbon atom, also considered as hydrosulphides …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Меркаптаны — Тиолы или меркаптаны  органические вещества, сернистые аналоги спиртов, имеющие общую формулу RSH, где R  углеводородный радикал, например, метантиол (метилмеркаптан) (CH3SH), этантиол (этилмеркаптан) (C2H5SH) и т. д. Меркаптаны получили своё… …   Википедия

  • Тиолы — (меркаптаны)  сернистые аналоги спиртов общей формулы RSH, где R  углеводородный …   Википедия

  • Меркаптан — Тиолы или меркаптаны  органические вещества, сернистые аналоги спиртов, имеющие общую формулу RSH, где R  углеводородный радикал, например, метантиол (метилмеркаптан) (CH3SH), этантиол (этилмеркаптан) (C2H5SH) и т. д. Меркаптаны получили своё… …   Википедия

  • Hydrodesulfurization — (HDS) is a catalytic chemical process widely used to remove sulfur (S) from natural gas and from refined petroleum products such as gasoline or petrol, jet fuel, kerosene, diesel fuel, and fuel oils.[1][2] The purpose of removing the sulfur is to …   Wikipedia

  • Merox — is an acronym for mercaptan oxidation. It is a proprietary catalytic chemical process developed by UOP used in oil refineries and natural gas processing plants to remove mercaptans from LPG, propane, butanes, light naphthas, kerosene and jet fuel …   Wikipedia

  • Mercaptan — Mer*cap tan, n. [F., fr. NL. mercurius mercury + L. captans, p. pr. of captare to seize, v. intens. fr. capere.] (Chem.) Any one of series of compounds having an { SH} radical attached to a carbon atom, also considered as hydrosulphides of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • -SH — Mercaptan Mer*cap tan, n. [F., fr. NL. mercurius mercury + L. captans, p. pr. of captare to seize, v. intens. fr. capere.] (Chem.) Any one of series of compounds having an { SH} radical attached to a carbon atom, also considered as hydrosulphides …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sulphur alcohols — Mercaptan Mer*cap tan, n. [F., fr. NL. mercurius mercury + L. captans, p. pr. of captare to seize, v. intens. fr. capere.] (Chem.) Any one of series of compounds having an { SH} radical attached to a carbon atom, also considered as hydrosulphides …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Одорант — (от лат. odor запах)         вещество, добавляемое в газ для придания ему характерного, главным образом предупреждающего, запаха. О. должен быть физиологически безвреден; неагрессивен по отношению к металлам и материалам газовых сетей и приборов; …   Большая советская энциклопедия

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