Product
Ethanol
Product Categories, Description and Properties

Segment
Chemicals
Main-Family
Functional Organic Products
Sub-Family
Alcohols
Description
Ethanol (also called Ethyl Alcohol, Grain Alcohol, Drinking Alcohol, or simply Alcohol) is an Organic Chemical Compound. It is a simple Alcohol with the chemical formula C2H6O. Its formula can be also written as CH3-CH2-OH or C2H25OH (an Ethyl group linked to a Hydroxyl group), and is often abbreviated as EtOH. Ethanol is a volatile, flammable, colorless liquid with a characteristic wine-like odor and pungent taste. It is a psychoactive drug, recreational drug, and the active ingredient in alcoholic drinks. Ethanol is naturally produced by the fermentation of Sugars by Yeasts or via Petrochemical Processes such as Ethylene Hydration. It has medical applications as an antiseptic and disinfectant. It is used as a Chemical Solvent and in the Synthesis of Organic Compounds. Ethanol is a Fuel source.
Link
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethanol
Building Block / Value Chain - Info

Value Chain-I
Ethylene
Properties

Status
A
Unit of Measure
Metric Ton
Physical State

Liquid

System Info

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Last Update
2/19/2022 11:00 AM
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