As nouns the difference between ethylene and melene
is that ethylene
is ethylene while melene
is (organic compound) an unsaturated hydrocarbon, c30
, of the ethylene series, obtained from beeswax as a white, scaly, crystalline wax.
(organic compound) The common name for the organic chemical compound ethene. The simplest alkene, a colorless gaseous (at room temperature and pressure) hydrocarbon with the chemical formula C2H4.
(organic chemistry) The divalent radical derived from ethane.
* IUPAC name: ethene
* ethylene glycol
* ethylene oxide
* ethylene-vinyl acetate
* polyethylene terephthalate (ester)
(organic compound) An unsaturated hydrocarbon, C30H60, of the ethylene series, obtained from beeswax as a white, scaly, crystalline wax.