In the air, nitrous acid leads to the formation of hydroxyl radicals oxidizing pollutants that then can be washed out.
What does OH stand for?
OH stands for Hydroxyl Radical
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
See other definitions of OH
We have 30 other meanings of OH in our Acronym Attic
- Ocean Gate Yacht Club (Ocean Gate, NJ)
- Old Greenwich Yacht Club (Connecticut)
- Obstetrics and Gynecology
- Organisatie Groep Zuid (Dutch: Organization Group South; Netherlands)
- Vladikavkaz (Russia)
- Alcohol (functional group)
- Finland (international aircraft code)
- Hospitallers Brothers of St. John of God (religious order)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The quantitative antioxidant property was determined by two other methods not yet reported in literature for this plant namely: scavenging effect on hydroxyl radical generated by hydrogen peroxide and peroxide oxidation by ferric thiocyanate method.
2+]) to produce hydroxyl radical and hydroxide ion.
Isoprene and hydroxyl radicals reacted to form dihydroxyepoxides via two separate chemical processes.
Since the major mechanism for generation of hydroxyl radical is photolysis of hydrogen peroxide, increasing the power of the UV lamp should increase the generation rate of hydroxyl radical and thus the oxidation of the PCBs [1,4,6,11].
Combination of hydroxyl radical formation and the pyrolytic environment generated by ultrasonic irradiation (665 kHz) leads to the rapid degradation of MTBE and other gasoline oxygenates in aqueous media.
Scent shield's new Ti4 Titanium Quad Action spray produces hydroxyl radicals that prevent, absorb, chemically neutralize and oxidize odors--the quad action referred to--when applled to garments and gear.
The Titanium Dioxide in this clear spray produces powerful oxidizing agents, called Hydroxyl radicals, that react with organics found in odors and reduces them to odorless compounds.