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Glossary entry:Benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, and xylene
Meaning in EUGRIS: BTEX is an acronym for benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, and xylene. This group of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) is found in petroleum hydrocarbons, such as gasoline, and other common environmental contaminants.
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Abbreviations: BTEX
Synonyms

BTX, BTEX, benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, xylene, petrol, gasoline
Translations

Danish:BTEX
French:Benzène, toluène, éthylbenzène, xylène
German:Benzol, Toluol, Ethylbenzol, Xylole
Hungarian:benzol, toluol, etil-benzol, xilol
Italian:
Meanings used in other countries (if different from above):

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