MARTYN F. CHILLMAID / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY MARTYN F. CHILLMAID / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
An electron density molecular model of ethene. Ethene is a hydrocarbon with the formula C2H4. The model shows sigma and pi bonding orbitals, and the concept of hybridisation and delocalisation. Ethene is used as a raw material for polyethylene manufacture and also as a plant hormone to speed up the ripening of fruit.
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