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Characterisation and quantification of wood extractives and their impact on pitch.
The aims of this study were to characterise and quantify wood extractives in E. grandis and E. nitens and determine the impact of wood extractives on pitch formation. Initially a comparison was made with individual solvent ...
The oxidation of n-octane by iridium and cobalt PNP complexes.
Paraffin activation has practical implications in the replacement of current petrochemical feedstocks (olefins), by utilizing economical and easily accessible alkanes, which may result in more efficient strategies for ...
Ultrastabilized boranes : a study into the synthesis, structure and reactivities of heterosubstituted organoboranes / by Cathryn Anne Slabber.
Three heterosubstituted boranes were successfully synthesized from the corresponding amines and borane dimethyl sulfide (BH3·DMS) in high yields, and were noted to be significantly more stable than the analogous ...
Studies on the nutritional value of the oils and mesocarp of avocado (Persea americana) and impact of soil quality on elemental composition.
This study covered both the Hass and Fuerte varieties of avocado pears. The quality of extracted avocado oil produced by different extraction techniques was assessed to determine the effect the extraction method had on ...