What is POLYNUCLEAR AROMATIC HYDROCARBONS (PAH)?

A set of different compounds which are created from solid aromatic hydrocarbon anthracene. It generally consists of three differently fuzed rings of benzene, and is commonly applied for manufacturing dyes.

More On This Topic



Link to This Definition
Did you find this definition of POLYNUCLEAR AROMATIC HYDROCARBONS (PAH) helpful? You can share it by copying the code below and adding it to your blog or web page.
Written and fact checked by The Law Dictionary