Poly(trimethylene terephthalate) or polypropylene terephthalate (PTT) is based on 1,3-propanediol from biorenewable sources and may replace PET.
What does PDO stand for?
PDO stands for 1,3-Propanediol (chemical)
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We have 81 other meanings of PDO in our Acronym Attic
- All People Seem to Need Data Processing (backward mnemonic for seven layers in the OSI reference model)
- People Desperately Need to See Pamela Anderson (mnemonic for the seven layers of the OSI reference model)
- Physical, Data Link, Network, Transport, Session, Presentation, Application (layers in the OSI reference model)
- Please Do Not Take Sales People's Advice (mnemonic for seven layers in the OSI reference model)
- Please Do Not Throw Sausage Pizza Away (mnemonic for seven layers in the OSI reference model)
- Please do Not Touch Steve's Pet Alligator (mnemonic for seven layers in the OSI reference model)
- Programme des Nations Unis (French: Program of the United Nations)
- Postdischarge Nausea and Vomiting
- Paso Del Norte Watershed Council (El Paso, TX)
- Polyurethane Dipped Nylon Yarn (gloves)
- Pacific Decadal Oscillation (weather)
- Packet Data Optimized
- Paid Day(s) Off
- Palladium Oxide
- Panchayat Development Officer (India)
- Panzer Dragoon Orta (game)
- Parents' Day Out (church babysitting program)
- Partnership Development Officer (various organizations)
- Past Due Obligation (finance)
- Peak Deployable Output (water resources planning)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Some areas under discussion include hydrolysis of polyesters and polycarbonates, carbon nanotube-reinforced polyester nanocomposites, recent developments in modification of cyanate ester resins, and biodegradable aliphatic polyesters derived from 1,3-propanediol.
; wherein the symmetric diol includes both 1,3-propanediol and neopentyl glycol; and wherein the flexibility of the coated substrate is at least 1T with no tape off.
Utilizing a proprietary fermentation process, the facility produces 1,3-propanediol (Bio-PDO[TM]) from corn and other plant materials.
Other microbes can ferment glycerol to make useful industrial chemicals such as succinic acid and 1,3-propanediol, he says.
Palo Alto, CA) have patented recombinant organisms comprising genes encoding aquacobalamin reductase, cob(II)alamin reductase, cob(I)alamin adenosyltransferase, glycerol dehydratase and 1,3-propanediol oxidoreductase activities useful for the production of 1,3-propanediol from a variety of carbon substrates.