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Structure Representation Division (VIII)
Title: Preferred names in the nomenclature of organic
Chaimen: H.A. Favre
and W.H. Powell
Revision of the Blue Book (Nomenclature of Organic Chemistry, 1979)
and the Guide
(Nomenclature of Organic Compounds, 1993) to select the 'Preferred
IUPAC Name' to be used in legal situations, with manifestations
in patents, export-import regulations, health and safety information,
etc., when several IUPAC names are recommended.
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A complete draft document is submitted to public review
comments until 31 March 2005> see provisional
Last update: 27 October 2004
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