Additive 72 / 75 – Tertiary-butylhydroquinone (TBHQ) It doesn’t…

Additive 72 / 75 – Tertiary-butylhydroquinone (TBHQ)

It doesn’t smell, but it is used in perfumes. It has a name that scares a lot of people, but it is hugely popular. It is used in extremely low doses as an antioxidant, but that also makes it a good corrosion inhibitor in biodiesel fuel. And most of us can’t pronounce it: tertiary-butylhydroquinone. Luckily, it can be easily abbreviated to TBHQ.

See full post here: Dwight Eschliman Photography2015-10-09.