what's the difference between vinyl and ethene?

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what's the difference between vinyl and ethene?

Postby Chem_Mod » Tue Aug 30, 2011 12:33 am

What's the difference between vinyl and ethene?

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Re: what's the difference between vinyl and ethene?

Postby Chem_Mod » Tue Aug 30, 2011 12:33 am

A vinyl is any organic compound that contains a vinyl group, -CH=CH2. These are derivatives of ethene (also known as ethylene), CH2=CH2, with one hydrogen atom substituted with some other group.


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