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Glycols/ Ethylene Oxide

Type
Diethylene glycol, Type А
Monoethylene glycol (MEG)
Ethylene oxide
Triethylene glycol, Type B

Diethylene glycol, Type А

Diethylene glycol is a representative of dihydric alcohols, colorless or yellowish transparent liquid.

Specification

Product form
 
Colorless or yellowish transparent liquid
Package
 
NA
Storage conditions
 
Diethylene glycol is kept in insulated tanks made of aluminum, corrosion-resistant steel or in drums which shall be kept in vertical position in unheated warehouses.
Shelf life
 
1 year after the date of manufacture
Transportation
 
Railway transport in special containers with boilers made of aluminum or corrosion-resistant steel, in tank cars.

Application

  • Production of antifreezes and other nonfreezing liquids;
  • Extraction of aromatic hydrocarbons;
  • Textile industry;
  • Machine manufacturing (brake systems).

Manufacturers

  • SIBUR-Neftekhim OJSC

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Monoethylene glycol (MEG)

Monoethylene glycol is the simplest representative of polyols, colorless viscous hygroscopic liquid.

Specification

Product form
 
Viscous colorless liquid
Grade
 
High grade, first grade
Package
 
NA
Storage conditions
 
Ethylene glycol shall be kept in insulated tanks made of aluminum or corrosion-resistant steel.
Shelf life
 
High grade - 1 year, first grade - 3 years.
Transportation
 
MEG is transported by railway transport in special containers with boilers made of aluminum or corrosion-resistant steel, by tank cars.

Application

  • Glycols are used as a drying agent in oil&gas industry
  • Polyglycols are used to prevent freezing of bulky goods and as a dust suppressor in production of potassic fertilizers.

Manufacturers

  • SIBUR-Neftekhim OJSC

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Ethylene oxide

Ethylene oxide is liquefied gas representing a colorless transparent liquid produced by oxidizing of gaseous ethylene.

Specification

Product form
 
Liquefied gas, colorless transparent liquid
Grade
 
Ethylene oxide treated, ethylene oxide technical
Storage conditions
 
The product is kept in tanks with excessive pressure of nitrogen 0.7-3.5 kgs/cm2 at maximal temperature +10 ºС.
Shelf life
6 months after the date of manufacture
Transportation
 
Covered railway, road and water transport, containers. The product may be transported in containers made of corrosion-resistant steel.
Package
 
Possibility to load in steel balloons 150, 200 dm3’

Application

  • Ethylene oxide is used in chemical, petrochemical and other industries. Treated ethylene oxide is used to produce especially pure ethylene glycol. Technical ethylene oxide is used to produce glycols, polyester resins, wetting agents and other purposes.

Manufacturers

  • SIBUR-Neftekhim OJSC

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Triethylene glycol, Type B

Triethylene glycol is transparent liquid without mechanical impurities, by-product of production of ethylene and diethylene glycol.

Specification

Product form
 
Transparent liquid without mechanical impurities
Package
 
NA
Storage conditions
 
Triethylene glycol shall be kept in insulated tanks made of aluminum or corrosion-resistant steel, or in drums which shall be kept in vertical position in unheated warehouses.
Shelf life
 
6 months after the date of manufacture
Transportation
 
Railway transport (by car or small loads) in special containers with boilers made of aluminum or corrosion-resistant steel, also in tank cars.

Application

  • Oil and gas industry (as a drying agent)
  • Production of low-freezing liquids, oligoester acrylates

Manufacturers

  • SIBUR-Neftekhim OJSC

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