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MTBE

effects on soil and groundwater resources

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Published by Lewis Publishers in Boca Raton, Fla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Petroleum as fuel -- Additives -- Environmental aspects,
  • Butyl methyl ether -- Environmental aspects,
  • Groundwater -- Pollution,
  • Soil pollution,
  • Butyl methyl ether -- Toxicology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-234) and index

    Statementedited by James Jacobs, Jacques Guertin, Christy Herron
    ContributionsJacobs, James J., 1943-, Guertin, Jacques, Herron, Christy
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD427.P4 M83 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination245 p. :
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16994338M
    ISBN 101566705533
    LC Control Number00058780


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Symbol which looks like a small house Solid circle with an upward pointer in it. Jump to content. Methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) is a flammable liquid with a distinctive, disagreeable odor. It is made from blending chemicals such as isobutylene and methanol, and has been used since the s as an additive for unleaded gasolines to achieve more efficient burning.

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Methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE), also known as tert-butyl methyl ether, is an organic compound with a structural formula (CH 3) 3 COCH is a volatile, flammable, and colorless liquid that is sparingly soluble in water.

It has a minty smell, vaguely reminiscent of diethyl ether, leading to unpleasant taste and odor in is a blending component of gasoline, used as an oxygenate to Chemical formula: C₅H₁₂O. MTBE controversy.

Jump to navigation Jump to search. Methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) is a gasoline additive used as an oxygenate and to raise the octane number. Its use has declined in the United States in response to environmental and health MTBE book.

It has polluted groundwater due to MTBE-containing gasoline being spilled or leaked at gas. Mtbe Remediation Handbook Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed.

Edition by Ellen Moyer (Author) › Visit Amazon's Ellen Moyer Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Format: Paperback. Methyl Tertiary-Butyl Ether (MTBE) Guideline The aesthetic objective (AO) for methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE) in drinking water is mg/L (15 µg/L).

This AO is the odour threshold of MTBE. Executive summary MTBE has been used as a common additive in gasoline, to help improve combustion and reduce exhaust emissions.

Methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) is a flammable liquid that has been used as an additive for unleaded gasoline since the increases octane and oxygen levels in gasoline and reduces pollution emissions.

Because of concerns for groundwater contamination and water quality, MTBE is now banned or limited in several states. The time has come for an MTBE Remediation Handbook. There are hundreds of thousands of spills of gasoline containing MTBE in the United States.

More than a billion dollars are spent each year to clean up spills of gasoline and manage the risk from existing contamination. Staff of the appropriate regula tory authorities within each state must make decisions to manage these spills on a site-by.

Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether (MTBE) Note: EPA no longer updates this information, but it may be useful as a reference or resource. This Web site contains the following: Overview: This is a comprehensive list of Frequently Asked Questions and links to other sites.

MTBE. MTBE is a major contaminant of water (i.e., when gasoline leaks from underground storage tanks [UST] and makes contact with groundwater) and, to a lesser extent, air (i.e., when dispensed at a gasoline pump, although it is washed out relatively rapidly following the first rain).

Written by an expert team MTBE book scientists, engineers, and toxicologists, MTBE: Effects on Soil and Ground-Water Resources provides complete in-depth coverage of the assessment and potential remediation MTBE book of methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE).

In addition to a history and overview of fuel oxygenates and MTBE, the book contains the latest information on:Physical and chemical. • The Spring MTBE price increase cannot be explained by increases in the cost of producing MTBE.

The winter / MTBE price increase can, however, be fully explained by increases in the cost of production, brought on by the rise in the price of natural gas. • The cost of producing MTBE rose faster than the spot market price in the File Size: KB.

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MTBE (methyl-tertiary-butyl-ether) is an oxygenate that is added to gasoline throughout the United States to make it burn cleaner. It reduces carbon monoxide and ozone levels caused by auto emissions. However, MTBE can contaminate water supplies during gasoline spills.

More subtly, it can escape from boat emissions and leaky underground storage tanks and gasoline transport pipes. Book Description. This handbook presents the outlook for future production and consumption of MTBE and other oxygenates worldwide and studies new catalytic systems and modern methods for the synthesis and commercial production of methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE) and related ethers.

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This handbook presents the outlook for future production and consumption of MTBE and other oxygenates worldwide and studies new catalytic systems and modern methods for the synthesis and commercial production of methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE) and related ethers. Methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE) is a synthetic chemical used in unleaded gasoline as an additive to enhance the octane number and to increase oxygen content in the gasoline.

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More than a billion dollars are spent each year to clean up spills of gasoline and manage the risk from existing contamination. Staff of the appropriate. Handbook of MTBE and Other Gasoline Oxygenates - CRC Press Book This handbook presents the outlook for future production and consumption of MTBE and other oxygenates worldwide and studies new catalytic systems and modern methods for the synthesis and commercial production of methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE) and related ethers.

MTBE (methyl-t-butyl ether) is a member of a group of chemicals commonly known as fuel oxygenates. Oxygenates are added to fuel to increase its oxygen content. MTBE is used in gasoline throughout the United States to reduce carbon monoxide and ozone levels caused by auto emissions.

MTBE: Methyl-tert-butyl-ether. Environment A volatile, flammable, and colourless octane-boosting aliphatic ether which is added to reformulated gasoline to help it burn cleaner. While it is not listed by the IARC/WHO as a carcinogen, it imparts an unpleasant taste to water at very low concentrations (5–15µg/l) and persists in groundwater.

MTBE, Oxygenates, and Motor Gasoline. The blending of methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) into motor gasoline has increased dramatically since it was first produced 20 years ago. MTBE usage grew in the early 's in response to octane demand resulting initially File Size: KB.

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The book comprises 5 parts, each devoted to a specific aspect of methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE). The introduction highlights the factors that influence the refining industry and have led to the development of this book.

tert-Butyl methyl ether (MTBE) is a gasoline additive. MTBE undergoes oxidative degradation in the presence of propane-oxidizing bacterial strains.

The kinetic studies of heat-assisted persulfate oxidation of MTBE under various parameters suggests that the reaction follows the pseudo-first-order kinetics. Methyl tert-butyl ether, also known as methyl tertiary butyl ether and MTBE, is an organic compound. MTBE is a volatile, flammable, and colourless liquid that is immiscible with water.

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