February 7, 2016

Bht (Butylated Hydroxytoluene)

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What other names is Butylated Hydroxytoluene known by?

2,6-di-tert-butyl-p-creosol, Butil Hidroxitolueno, Butylated Hydroxytoluene, Butylhydroxytoluene, Butylhydroxytoluène, Butyl Hydroxytoluène, Dibutylated Hydroxytoluene, Dibutylhydroxytoluène, Hydroxytoluène Butylé.

What is Butylated Hydroxytoluene?

BHT is a synthetic chemical that is added to foods as a preservative.

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