Ethoxyquin

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Ethoxyquin

(Science: chemical) 6-ethoxy-1,2-dihydro-2,2,4-trimethylquinoline. Antioxidant; also a post-harvest dip to prevent scald on apples and pears.

Synonym: santoquin; stop-scald.

chemical name: quinoline, 6-ethoxy-1,2-dihydro-2,2,4-trimethyl-