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  • CH2O
  • Widely used toxic organic compound Formaldehyde (systematic name methanal), is a naturally occurring organic compound with the formula CH2O (H-CHO). (wikipedia.org)
  • H + CO → HCO HCO + H → CH2O (rate constant=9.2×10−3 s−1)[clarification needed] Formaldehyde appears to be a useful probe for astrochemists due to its low reactivity in the gas phase and to the fact that the 110←111 and 211←212 K-doublet transitions are rather clear. (wikipedia.org)
  • Formaldehyde is an organic compound with the formula CH2O. (wikipedia.org)
  • products
  • Formaldehyde is used for a large variety of products, ranging from shampoo to clothes. (mn-net.com)
  • The general public may be exposed to formaldehyde by breathing contaminated air from sources such as pressed-wood products, tobacco smoke, and automobile tailpipe emissions. (cancer.gov)
  • We have strict quality controls around our products, and we do not use formaldehyde in our bras," the company said in a statement. (go.com)
  • First, synthetic materials used to make clothing -- such as the bras in the story -- are not treated with any products derived from formaldehyde. (go.com)
  • Formaldehyde can also be found in rain water and surface water after release from the manufacture, use, and disposal of formaldehyde-based products. (cdc.gov)
  • These consumer oriented products mainly contain aqueous solutions of formaldehyde. (cdc.gov)
  • Tenfold Tucked away in a sculpture garden, this full-service beauty salon specializes in natural, formaldehyde -free, cruelty-free products. (merriam-webster.com)
  • Health effects occur when urea-formaldehyde based materials and products release formaldehyde into the air. (wikipedia.org)
  • believe these to be typical products of formaldehyde reactions at higher temperatures, polyoxymethylene, methanolamine, methanediol, and methoxyethanol for example (see Table 2). (wikipedia.org)
  • UFFI
  • UFFI stands for "urea-formaldehyde foam insulation" which was commonly used in the production of manufactured homes in the 1970s. (ehow.com)
  • The optimum temperature for microbe activity is approximately 70-90 °F (approx 20-30 °C).[citation needed] Urea-formaldehyde foam insulation (UFFI) dates to the 1930s and made a synthetic insulation with R-values near 5.0 per inch. (wikipedia.org)
  • Occupants of UFFI insulated homes with elevated formaldehyde levels experienced systemic symptoms such as headache, malaise, insomnia, anorexia, and loss of libido. (wikipedia.org)
  • dehydrogenase
  • Other names in common use include NAD+-linked formaldehyde dehydrogenase, s-nitrosoglutathione reductase (GSNO reductase) and NAD+-dependent formaldehyde dehydrogenase. (wikipedia.org)
  • More related to its alcohol dehydrogenase activity, GSNOR null mice show a 30% reduction in the LD50 for formaldehyde and a decreased capacity to metabolize retinol, although it is clear from these studies that other pathways exist for the metabolism of these compounds. (wikipedia.org)
  • CH3OH
  • Unlike OH, H2O, and CH3OH, only five galactic star forming regions have associated formaldehyde maser emission, which has only been observed through the 110 → 111 transition. (wikipedia.org)
  • methane
  • Formaldehyde is an intermediate in the oxidation (or combustion) of methane, as well as of other carbon compounds, e.g. in forest fires, automobile exhaust, and tobacco smoke. (wikipedia.org)
  • bacteria
  • Formaldehyde in water may be broken down by bacteria or other microorganisms. (cdc.gov)
  • Formaldehyde does not accumulate in the environment, because it is broken down within a few hours by sunlight or by bacteria present in soil or water. (wikipedia.org)
  • adhesives
  • Formaldehyde may be contained in wood-based materials, e.g. for construction and furniture, as a constituent of adhesives, and is considered to be carcinogenic. (umweltbundesamt.de)
  • The Deutsches Institut für Bautechnik (DIBt) has required corresponding tests for the approval of flooring, bottom application layers, parquet varnishes, surface coatings for flooring, adhesives, and wall coverings, which also address the outgassing of formaldehyde. (umweltbundesamt.de)
  • emissions
  • In 1985, HUD began providing guidelines for formaldehyde emissions in manufactured homes. (ehow.com)
  • The use of pressed wood and other materials that contained formaldehyde were still permitted but the emissions that were given off by the materials were required to meet certain specifications. (ehow.com)
  • known
  • This map displays locations where Formaldehyde is known to be present. (cdc.gov)
  • Although the total number of NPL sites evaluated for this substance is not known, the possibility exists that the number of sites at which formaldehyde is found may increase in the future as more sites are evaluated. (cdc.gov)
  • Reactions
  • If such reactions are observed after contact with suspicious substances it may be useful to control the Formaldehyde concentration. (mn-net.com)
  • Reactions involving formaldehyde have been observed to produce molecules containing C-H, C-O, O-H, and C-N bonds. (wikipedia.org)