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Definition of the noun active agent
What does active agent mean as a name of something?
- chemical agent capable of activity
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by Alireza Bahadori, Scott T. Smith
Abbreviation for surface-active agent. The active agent in detergents that possesses a high cleaning ability. surfactant is a surface-active agent, such as ABS or LAS, that concentrates at interfaces, forms micelles, increases solution, lowers ...
by I. C. Gupta, S. K. Gupta
Active agent The component part of pesticide formula that has toxic properties. Active balance A favourable balance of payments when receipts from the export of goods and services exceed expenditure on the import of goods and services.
Anticorrosive Antidusting agent Antioxidant Antispatter agent Biodegradable additive Biologically active agent Catalyst Color intensifier Conditioning agent ...
by Alireza Bahadori, Chikezie Nwaoha, Malcolm William Clark
Abbreviation for surface-active agent. The active agent in detergents that possesses a high cleaning ability. (2) From SURFace ACTive AgeNT. A substance that prefers to exist at the boundary between two other ...
Encyclopedia of Food Safety (2013)
Dispersing agent Emulsifier Plasticizer Surface active agent Suspension agent Emulsifying salt A food additive that, ...
Basic Theory by Daniel Schuster
p_, the surface active agent mass fraction, w s is kept constant (p ...
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