Definition of ethanol
: a colorless volatile flammable liquid C2H5OH that is the intoxicating agent in liquors and is also used as a solvent and in fuel —called also ethyl alcohol, grain alcohol
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The rest is for feed, ethanol, food products and export.
A 557-foot tanker loaded with 1.63 million gallons of ethanol and 6.65 million gallons of monoethylene glycol ran aground Thursday morning near Skamokawa, Washington, on the lower Columbia River, the U.S. Coast Guard says.
Researchers have begun using biofuels, essentially a fuel source that comes from living matter, for a variety of different purposes from ethanol in gasoline to agricultural waste in jet fuel.
According to the tax-research group, two states will lower their gas taxes Saturday: ♦Iowa’s gas tax drops 0.2 cents per gallon, although the tax on blended ethanol that accounts for most of the market will remain unchanged, according to the group.
Without dumping more ethanol—or other octane boosters like lead and MTBE, which were outlawed for road use in 1996 and 2006, respectively—
At 115 octane, ethanol is already blended into gasoline at 10 percent, but refiners can’t push any further.
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According to People, which obtained official documents from the Los Angeles County coroner’s office today, Fisher had cocaine, methadone, ethanol, and opiates in her system at the time of her death on December 27 of last year.
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