*  How a Bunch of Scrappy Marines Could Help Vanquish Breast Cancer - Mother Jones
602 clocked in with 76 times the federal limit for benzene, a carcinogenic gasoline additive. Heavy-duty chlorinated solvents ... One Lejeune well had 76 times the federal limit for benzene, a carcinogenic gasoline additive. ... is still used by most dry cleaners-having replaced TCE for that purpose in the 1950s-and benzene is still added to gasoline, ... The worst of the chemicals found in Lejeune's water remain in wide use: TCE is no longer a pet food additive, but it is still ...
  https://www.motherjones.com/environment/2012/05/camp-lejeune-marines-breast-cancer-florence-williams/
*  MetroActive News & Issues | Water Emergency
Recent discoveries of MTBE, a carcinogenic gasoline additive, and benzene have caused a crisis for water customers. Users of ...
  http://www.metroactive.com/papers/cruz/09.15.99/water3-9937.html
*  Global Toluene Market share predicted to reach $31.8 billion - ZMR
Industrial solvent, production of explosives, and production of benzene, the gasoline additive and other are the major ... Production of Benzene, Gasoline Additive and Other application: Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis and ... Production of explosives and gasoline additives is likely to trigger the toluene market in the years to come. ... Out of the total consumption of toluene, 60% is utilized in the production of benzene and xylene. The market for benzene and ...
  http://www.mynewsdesk.com/us/pressreleases/global-toluene-market-share-predicted-to-reach-31-dollars-8-cents-billion-2102276
*  Global Toluene Market is Set to Reach USD 31.8 Billion by 2021 - MarketResearchStore.Com - ABNewswire - Press Release...
Industrial solvent, production of explosives, and production of benzene, gasoline additive and other are the major applications ... Production of Benzene, Gasoline Additive and Other application: Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis, Size, ... Production of Benzene, Gasoline Additive and Other application: Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis and ... Production of Benzene, Gasoline Additive and Other application: Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis, Size, ...
  http://www.abnewswire.com/pressreleases/global-toluene-market-is-set-to-reach-usd-318-billion-by-2021-marketresearchstorecom_76522.html
*  After nearly 30 years, Camp Lejeune coming clean
602, in which one 1984 test found levels of the carcinogenic gasoline additive benzene at 76 times the allowable federal limit. ... Wells tainted with gasoline, pesticides and toxic degreasers have been isolated, and technicians test the water from the base's ... At one point, a layer of gasoline 15 feet thick floated atop the groundwater here, and this "fluid vapor recovery" truck is ...
  https://www.yahoo.com/news/nearly-30-years-camp-lejeune-coming-clean-135705504.html?.tsrc=yahoo&ref=gs
*  2005June ExxonMobil Leak
Tank number 766 leaked naphtha a gasoline additive laced with benzene. ...
  http://lademocracy.tripod.com/lademocracyezinemag/id21.html
*  Simplification of the ASTM D3606 Method for the Determination of Benzene and Toluene in Gasoline | SelectScience
To meet specific limits of benzene, an accurate quantitative determination of the compound is essential to the assessment of ... Benzene is a toxic air pollutant used as an additive in gasoline and is known to have carcinogenic effects. ... potential health hazards to persons handling and using gasoline. This application note demonstrates the use of the instant ... Benzene is a toxic air pollutant used as an additive in gasoline and is known to have carcinogenic effects. To meet specific ...
  http://www.selectscience.net/application-notes/Simplification-of-the-ASTM-D3606-Method-for-the-Determination-of-Benzene-and-Toluene-in-Gasoline/?artID=27243
*  Invisibility
Gasoline additive Auxiliary fumigant -------------------------------------------------------------------- Salycylamide White or ... ether and benzene, only slightly so in water Combustible Low Toxicity Uses : Analytical chemistry Perfumery (violet) Synthesis ... benzene and slightly so in water Combustible Low Toxicity Uses : Manufacture of aspirin and salicylates, resins ...
  http://keelynet.com/unclass/invisi.htm
*  question about zebrafish breeding
... a gasoline additive that contaminates , groundwater). , , , This subject get into the details of the system design and whether ... This same phenomenon occurs in industrial , waste treatment where you have something easy like benzene mixed , with water with ...
  http://www.bio.net/bionet/mm/zbrafish/2001-November/004918.html
*  Global Benzene Market to Grow at a CAGR of 4.68% over the Period 2014-2019; Finds New Report | Mar 26, 2015 - ReleaseWire
Report forecast the Global Benzene market to grow at a CAGR of 4.68 percent over the period 2014-2019. ... It is an important additive to gasoline as its high octane number improves the anti-knocking characteristics of gasoline. ... Hence, the supply of benzene is directly dependent on the demand for paraxylene, ethylene, and gasoline.. Further, the report ... Benzene is a hydrocarbon that contains six carbon and six hydrogen atoms. Benzene is one of the constituents of crude oil. Its ...
  http://www.sbwire.com/press-releases/release-588408.htm
*  Gasoline Additives: How do the ethanol and nitrogen in your gas affect the environment?
Setting aside the benefits for my car, are these additives good for the envir ... ... Gasoline companies have been pushing engine-cleaning formulations lately. ... such as acetaldehyde and benzene. A 2005 literature review suggested that E10, a gasoline mixture including 10 percent ethanol ... Though gasoline additives are worrisome, fretting over nitrogen in your gas tank is a bit like cutting cookies from your diet ...
  http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/the_green_lantern/2011/03/ethanol_nitrogen_mtbe_lead.html
*  Benzene Side Effects Result In Leukemia - Parker Waichman LLP
Benzene is colorless liquid with a characteristic odor and burning taste, one of the most commonly used solvents. ... Benzene is used as an additive in gasoline and an ingredient in paints, inks, adhesives, rubbers, glues, old spot removers, and ... Benzene Side Effects Injury Lawsuits. Benzene is colorless liquid with a characteristic odor and burning taste that is one of ... However, Benzene is a known human carcinogen. Long-term exposure to high levels of benzene in the air can cause leukemia, ...
  https://www.yourlawyer.com/environmental-cases/benzene/
*  How Environmental Toxins Can Make You Sick
Gasoline Additives, Solvents And Glues. Benzene and Toluene are gas additives that boost octane rating, and are also used as ... Styrenes, made from benzene, is used in Styrofoam, rubber, insulation, automobile parts. It has been found in every blood ... Since the 1950s, it has been used as an additive in plastic production, and is found in baby and water bottles, thermal paper, ...
  http://www.chiroweb.com/mpacms/tyh/article.php?id=1971
*  Product Catalog
Special service petroleum hose is designed to handle modern gasoline additives such as MTBE, ethanol and 100% benzene. ...
  http://grindustrialsupply.com/product-catalog/category/composite-hose-assemblies.html
*  Benzene - Wikipedia
As a gasoline (petrol) additive, benzene increases the octane rating and reduces knocking. As a consequence, gasoline often ... With the global phaseout of leaded gasoline, benzene has made a comeback as a gasoline additive in some nations. In the United ... As benzene has a high octane number, it is an important component of gasoline. As benzene is a human carcinogen, most non- ... IARC rated benzene as "known to be carcinogenic to humans" (Group 1). As benzene is ubiquitous in gasoline and hydrocarbon ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benzene
*  Latest News Market Research Report
Production of Benzene, Gasoline Additive and Other application: Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis and ...
  http://www.marketresearchstore.com/pressrelease?page=4
*  Groundwater pollution - Wikipedia
BTEX compounds are the most common additives of the gasoline. BTEX compounds, including benzene, have densities lower than ... There is an increasing concern over the groundwater pollution by gasoline leaked from petroleum underground storage tanks (USTs ... Many commercial portable water purification systems or chemical additives are available which can remove pathogens, chlorine, ... Primary VOC pollutants found in groundwater include aromatic hydrocarbons such as BTEX compounds ( benzene, toluene, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Groundwater_pollution
*  Pyrolysis gasoline - Wikipedia
Pyrolysis gasoline can be blended with other hydrocarbons as a gasoline additive, or distilled (in BTX process) to separate it ... Raw Pyrolysis Gasoline, RPG or Raw Pygas is unhydrogenated Pygas which is rich in Benzene. Hydrogenated Pyrolysis Gasoline, HPG ... steam cracking can produce a benzene-rich liquid by-product called pyrolysis gasoline. ... Pyrolysis gasoline or Pygas is a naphtha-range product with a high aromatics content. It is a by-product of high temperature ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pyrolysis_gasoline
*  Facts About Ethanol
1990s when government regulations encouraged the use of ethanol as replacements for harmful gasoline additives such as benzene ... In 2011, ethanol suppressed the price of gasoline by an average of $1.09 per gallon. In the Midwest alone, it brought prices ... The introduction of ethanol into the fuel mix has contributed positively to America, be it in the form of reducing gasoline ... With skyrocketing oil prices in the 2000s, ethanol began being seen as a viable answer to reduce gasoline prices, America's ...
  https://www.mnbiofuels.org/resources/facts-about-ethanol
*  City Must Clean Up Land It Buys - But Der Says State Will Pay - tribunedigital-orlandosentinel
A March inspection done by a city consultant found ethylbenzene, a gasoline additive, at 500 times the legal concentration in ... Benzene, another additive, was found at 300 times its legal limit in the ground water. ... Tests done last spring show that soil and ground water at the site, a former gasoline depot, were contaminated by fuel ... The State Agreed To Reimburse Kissimmee For Cleaning The Site, Where Soil And Ground Water Are Contaminated By Fuel Additives. ...
  http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/1993-04-03/news/9304020629_1_contaminated-soil-and-ground-fuel
*  Rustbelt Radio for August 1, 2005 : Pittsburgh Indymedia
MTBE or METHYL tertiary-butyl ether is a gasoline additive that was believed to be relativley harmless when first introduced to ... oxygenate fuel and reduce tail-pipe emissions of cancer agents such as benzene compounds. MTBE has since been banned in many ...
  http://pittsburgh.indymedia.org/news/2005/08/19600.php
*  24 - Waste Facilities Often Sited In Black And Hispanic Communities; 'Environmental Racism' Charged, 10-May-1987 |...
... benzene, 6% to 8% toluene,. 1% to 1.5% ethyl benzene, 2% to 5% xylene, and so on. Even the. additives to gasoline are ... keep the gasoline's octane rating up.. Benzene is a potent human carcinogen. The EPA has set a "criteria. level" for benzene in ... gasoline; every service station today has an underground gasoline tank,. if not more than one. Gasoline is a rich mixture of ... gasoline; benzene; emergency preparedness; lust; ust; benzene; cancer;. carcinogens; drinking water; statistics; ...
  http://rachel.org/?q=en/node/4442
*  Aromatization - Wikipedia
Benzene itself is a useful solvent as well as a gasoline additive due to its high octane number and ability to reduce engine ... and is not restricted to benzene and its derivatives. The substance now called benzene, C6H6, was known as a component of ... Historic interest in benzene arose from the uncertainty over its structure and reactivity. It was well established that it had ... Benzene is the prototypical example of an aromatic compound, a hitherto unknown class of compounds, and its synthesis was the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aromatization
*  Sharkey Landfill - Wikipedia
... was used as a very popular gasoline additive. Benzene is the most dangerous chemical on this list, as while it does not have ... But, benzene can also come from human creations such as gasoline, diesel exhaust, and more commonly, cigarette smoke. Benzene ... "Tox Town - Benzene". Tox Town - Benzene. U.S. National Library of Medicine. Retrieved 25 September 2017. Agency for Toxic ... Benzene is also a known carcinogen, and can cause things like anemia, leukemia, and if in contact with eyes, can cause ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sharkey_Landfill
*  Tert-butyl | definition of Tert-butyl by Medical dictionary
... benzene, gasoline, alkylbenzenes, oxygenated additives of gasoline such as methyl tert-butyl ether and ethyl tert-butyl ether, ...
  https://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Tert-butyl