Articles | Volume 20, issue 2
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 699–720, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-699-2020
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 699–720, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-699-2020

Research article 21 Jan 2020

Research article | 21 Jan 2020

Atmospheric fate of a series of saturated alcohols: kinetic and mechanistic study

Inmaculada Colmenar et al.

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Subject: Gases | Research Activity: Laboratory Studies | Altitude Range: Troposphere | Science Focus: Chemistry (chemical composition and reactions)
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Saturated alcohols (SAs), such as (E)-4-methylcyclohexanol, 3,3-dimethyl-1-butanol, and 3,3-dimethyl-2-butanol, could be used as biofuels. The atmospheric reactivity of these compounds must be established in order to understand the consequences of the presence of these compounds in the atmosphere. The experimental results obtained in this work reveal that uncontrolled emissions of these saturated alcohols could have important atmospheric implications.
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