Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Bi-tert-Butyl-p-Cresol

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1343

n (DBPC, butylated hydroxytoluene, BHT) [C(CH3)3]2C6CH3H2OH n A white crystalline solid used as an antioxidant in polyethylene, vinyl monomers, and many other substances.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA