bioethanol

Synonyms

ethanol, , bio ethanol,

Definition

Ethanol, also called ethyl alcohol, pure alcohol, grain alcohol, or drinking alcohol, is a volatile, flammable, colorless liquid. Ethanol is abbreviated as EtOH, using the common organic chemistry notation of representing the ethyl group (C2H5) with Et.

Bioethanol is a readily available, clean fuel for combustion engines made from plant-based feedstock.