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Synthesis of Ethyl Acetate


Ethyl Acetate is a broadly used solvent. It has a sweet smell similar to pear drops (according to Wikipedia). I’m going to be making it using the classical Fischer Esterification reaction. 1,295 more words


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What do you think about it?

I think humans need to take much better care of nonhuman things.

But like, what’s causing it — I think it’s some natural, a lot manmade, and it’s definitely something to be worried about. 826 more words

Climate Anxiety Counseling

Copenhagen Suborbitals BPM-2 Test

Copenhagen suborbitals have successfully tested their BPM-2 liquid rocket engine. BPM-2 is a throat less engine designed to evaluate different fuel mixtures and additives in order to find the most optimum fuel mixture ratio for the BPM-5 and the future BPM-100. 91 more words


Call for utilising India’s renewable energy sources

Y.B. Ramakrishna, member of the Task Force on Renewable Energy, said that proper tapping of renewable energy sources could save the money spent for importing crude oil and reduce the dependence on the import of crude oil to meet the country’s fuel requirements. 183 more words

In Other News

Energy: First Quarter Review And The Outlook For Q2

April 6, 2015

Energy prices continued lower during the first three months of 2015. The only bright spot was gasoline which was the best performing commodity for Q1. 63 more words


Straight, No Chaser: When Alcohol Becomes Toxic - Or Deadly

Ok. We now know the teams playing in the NCAA college basketball championship game. Maybe you’ve already begun planning the party or have identified where you’ll be watching. 1,416 more words

Sterling Medical Advice

Alcohol Vs. The Endocannabinoid System

The Endocannabinoid System Tonically Regulates Inhibitory Transmission and Depresses the Effect of Ethanol in Central Amygdala

Marisa Roberto1,2, Maureen Cruz1, Michal Bajo3, George R Siggins3, Loren H Parsons1,2 and Paul Schweitzer1… 316 more words