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Volatile substances

United States. National Institute of Mental Health

Volatile substances

some questions and answers

by United States. National Institute of Mental Health

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

  • Chemicals -- Physiological effect,
  • Hazardous substances -- Health aspects

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNational Institute of Mental Health (U.S.)
    SeriesPublic Health Service publication -- no. 2150
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 folded sheet [6] p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15396186M

    Toxic substances list: volatile organic compounds Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are organic compounds containing one or more carbon atoms that evaporate readily into the atmosphere. They do not include photo-chemically non-reactive compounds such as methane, ethane and the chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs).

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John Carroll, in Natural Gas Hydrates (Third Edition), Inhibitor Vaporization. Methanol is a volatile substance and, thus, when it is injected into natural gas and/or condensate some of the methanol will enter these phases.

In practical terms, this means that more inhibitor must be injected than the amount predicted solely from the aqueous phase concentrations. Volatility can also describe the tendency of a vapor to condense into a liquid or solid; less volatile substances will Volatile substances book readily condense from a vapor than highly volatile ones.

Differences in volatility can be observed by comparing how fast a group of substances evaporate (or sublime in the case of solids) when exposed to the atmosphere. When coal is heated to redness out of contact with the air, the more volatile constituents, water, hydrogen, oxygen, and nitrogen are in great part expelled, a portion of the carbon being also volatilized in the form of hydro carbons and carbonic oxide,-the greater part, however, remaining behind, together with all the mineral matter or ash, in the form of coke, or, as it is also called.

Bull Narc. ;46(2) Volatile substance abuse. Flanagan RJ(1), Ives RJ. Author information: (1)Poisons Unit, Guy's Hospital Trust, London.

Volatile substance abuse (VSA) (glue sniffing, inhalant abuse, solvent abuse), the deliberate inhalation of volatile substances in order to achieve intoxication, has now been reported from most parts of the world, mainly among adolescents Cited by: Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are organic chemicals that have a high vapor pressure at ordinary room high vapor pressure results from a low boiling point, which causes large numbers of molecules to evaporate or sublimate from the liquid or solid Volatile substances book of the compound and enter the surrounding air, a trait known as example, formaldehyde, which evaporates from.

Collects the information available in the literature on volatile compounds in foods and beverages. This information is given in 17 chapters, each dealing with a specific product or product group. Only compounds that are major constituents and/or contribute significantly to the flavor of the relevant5/5(1).

Osmium tetroxide (OsO 4) is another volatile inorganic compound that, like dry ice, transitions from the solid phase to the vapor phase without becoming a liquid. Many organic compounds are volatile. For example, alcohol is volatile. Because volatile substances readily vaporize, they mix with air and can be smelled (if they have an odor).

Define volatile. volatile synonyms, volatile pronunciation, volatile translation, English dictionary definition of volatile. adj. Chemistry a. Evaporating readily at normal temperatures and pressures. ‘Other substances used in volatile substance abuse are solvents, which comprise one of the other areas the Minister wants examined.’ ‘Even small amounts of gasoline or other volatile fuels or solvents mixed with kerosene can substantially increase the risk of a fire or an explosion.’.

The cyclical nature of the 12 year old students had ever used volatile le substance use was reported by the peak Victorian However this proportion decreased to approximately 25%youth agency, the Barwon Adolescent Task Force, and by among the 15 year olds and to 16% of those aged 17the Youth Affairs Council in their submissions.

All of the Earth's internal heat was acquired very early in its history through meteoric impact and differentiation of the core. The Earth's interior loses heat to space but does not currently receive heat through Volatile substances book known process.

Limit of volatile organic compound content in adhesives March 4, December 1, 4: GB Limit of harmful substances of industrial protective coatings March 4, December 1, 5: GB/T   Cruz SL, Dominguez M () Misusing volatile substances for their hallucinatory effects: a qualitative pilot study with Mexican teenagers and a pharmacological discussion of their hallucina.

Analysis of mixtures of volatile substances. New York: New York Academy of Sciences, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Emil F Williams; New York Academy of Sciences.

Volatility has a lot to do with the boiling point or vapor pressure of a substance. Whether it sublimes as a solid or evaporates as a liquid, the volatility is essentially a measurement of the rate of evaporation of said compound.

As a general rul. Multivariate analysis showed that volatile substances were the first or second most commonly reported substances used after alcohol and cigarettes in all countries (lifetime prevalence range: Volatile Substances (Solvents) Solvents cover a huge number of substances: gas lighter refills, aerosols containing hairspray, deodorants and air fresheners, tins or tubes of glue, some paints, thinners and correcting fluids, cleaning fluids, surgical spirit, dry-cleaning fluids and petroleum inhaled, solvents have a similar effect to alcohol.

Every day, large quantities of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are emitted into the atmosphere from both anthropogenic and natural sources. The formation of gaseous and particulate secondary products caused by the oxidation of VOCs is one of the largest unknowns in the quantitative prediction of the earth's climate on a regional and global scale, and on the understanding of local air : $   Volatile substances are the main factors responsible for aroma, which in concert with other factors such as taste and physical factors contribute to the flavor.

In general, light-colored honey is mild in flavor and darker honey has a more pronounced flavor [19,20].Cited by:   Volatile substances give off fumes or vapours that can cause damage to the brain and other side effects when inhaled.

This is called volatile substance abuse (VSA). Examples of volatile substances include: petrol; lighter fuels; spray paint; glue; correction fluids.

To find out more about volatile substances, go to the Alcohol and Drug. Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) can be incredibly harmful to your family’s health, and you can’t escape them simply by going inside.

Instead, it’s necessary to take measures to completely remove them from your environment. Volatile substances include petrol, solvents and aerosols that when inhaled can cause significant side effects, as well as damage to the brain. Go to the Northern Territory (NT) Government website for information about the health effects of volatile substances.

VOLATILE SUBSTANCES OF SOME MATERIALS FROM HOUSING EQUIPMENT AN IMPORTANT ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECT ttl, r Institute of Food Chemistry and Food Technology, Technical University of Vienna Vienna Austria ABSTRACT Two studies concerning volatile substances of floor coverings and wood preservatives are performed, supported by Federal Ministry of Author: J.

Washüttl, G. Kroyer, A.I. Steiner. Plants in nature have developed many defense mechanisms to defend themselves against attacks by harmful organisms; these mechanisms are indirect and direct.

When attacked by a harmful organism, many plant species release volatile substances that attract natural enemies of herbivores. Volatile substances have an important role in the tritrophic system consisting of a plant, a herbivore, and its Cited by: 1.

Volatile Substance Abuse: A specific form of substance abuse that encompasses any inhalant which can evoke the desired 'high'.

Inhalants include adhesives (which contain toluene and xylene), aerosol sprays (butane, halons), lighter fluid (butane), dry cleaning and stain removers (trichloroethylene, tetrachloroethylene), paint thinners.

Klopffer / Wagner: Atmosperic Degradation of Organic Substances (X) "This book is an important publication at the right time. It provides a valuable compilation of existing data and, at the same time, points out the need for more and innovative research in. organic volatile impurities RESIDUAL SOLVENTS LIMITS For pharmacopeial purposes, residual solvents in pharmaceuticals are defined as organic volatile chemicals that are used or produced in the manufacture of drug substances or excipients, or in the preparation of drug products.

Get this from a library. Inquiry into the inhalation of volatile substances: discussion paper. [Victoria. Parliament. Drugs and Crime Prevention Committee.]. Volatile substance misuse (VSM) is prevalent in the United States and associated with manifold viewsummarizesresearchon:(1) the prevalence of VSM in the United States and its trends since(2) population subgroups at an el-evated risk for VSM, (3) key correlates of VSM, (4).

Synonyms for volatile substance at with free online thesaurus, antonyms, and definitions. Find descriptive alternatives for volatile substance. As adjectives the difference between volatile and flammable is that volatile is (physics) evaporating or vaporizing readily under normal conditions while flammable is capable of burning, especially a liquid.

As a noun flammable is any flammable substance. Analysis of Volatile Substances in Samples containing Non-volatile Substances by Process Gas Chromatography C. PINE 1 Nature volumepages – () Cite this article.

Volatility (chemistry) In [1]chemistry and physics, volatility is a term used to characterize the tendency of a substance to vaporize. At a given temperature, a substance with a higher vapor pressure will vaporize more readily than a substance with a lower vapor Size: KB.

Prices on last minute airfare can be highly volatile so try to book in advance. Reports already indicated that sales figures were very volatile, even when the growth was still brisk.

This method works quite well for many gases and volatile liquids, but it cannot be used for. Characteristic aromas are usually key labels for food products.

In this study, the volatile profiles and marker substances of coconut jam during concentration were characterized via sensory evaluation combined with headspace solid phase microextraction-gas chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry (HSPME/GC-MS).

A total of 33 aroma compounds were detected by HSPME/GC-MS. Principal Author: Hao Zhang, Haiming Chen, Wenzhu Wang, Wenxiao Jiao, Wenxue Chen, Qiuping Zhong, Yong-Huan Yun, Weiju. How to Cite. Breuer, D. () Volatile Inorganic Acids (HCl, HBr, HNO 3), in Analyses of Hazardous Substances in Air, Volume 6 (ed A.

Kettrup), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH. Substances that are gases at room temperature are extremely volatile: they have high volatility.

They can only be seen as liquids when exposed to low temperatures or high pressures. The table below shows some substances arranged in order of decreasing boiling point and increasing volatility. volatiles refer to substances that. have a tendency to evaporate are are stable as gases.

if a body of magma becomes more felsic, it's viscosity will. increase. when rock is partially melted the chemistry of the melt is. more felsic. It's probably easier to imagine a nonvolatile substance if you consider the properties of materials that are volatile.

Examples include alcohol, mercury, gasoline, and perfume. Volatile substances readily release their molecules into the air. Partial least squares regression (PLSR) was used to further verify the corresponding relationship between the volatile substances and notes.

Terpenes, esters, aldehydes and alcohols compounds can provide these notes. Based on the notes, 8 base modules of sweet orange were built by selecting and matching aroma ingredients.

The deliberate inhalation of volatile substances such as glue, aerosols or gas fuels is responsible for more deaths of young people aged in England and Wales than illegal drugs. This training manual explains the misuse of volatile substances by children and young people, and how to deal with instances of abuse.5/5(1).Volatile aroma compounds are very important to grape wine quality.

In order to understand the flavor of wine, a multitude of scientific investigations was carried out and a number of appropriate analytical tools for flavor study were developed in the past few decades.

This chapter deals with major achievements reported in wine aroma and by: 2.Volatile substances and the law Volatile substances and the law Gossop, Michael In many countries the abuse of volatile substances is not in itself a criminal offence. Indeed, many people are surprised when they learn that even the use of drugs such as heroin and cocaine is not an offence in the majority of countries.