Propylene is colorless gas produced by pyrolysis of petroleum products and propane dehydrogenation. It is used for production of polypropylene, propylene oxide, acrylonitrile, isopropyl and butyl alcohols, isopropylbenzene, glycerin and other organic products.

Propylene

Propylene is colorless gas produced by pyrolysis of petroleum products and propane dehydrogenation.

Properties
Release form
Colorless gas
Container
NA
Grade
High grade
Storage conditions
Storage conditions of propylene are similar to those of liquefied hydrocarbon gases in accordance with the regulations on structures and safety of the pressure vessels and safety rules in gas facilities.
Shelf life
Shelf life is unlimited
Transportation
Liquefied propylene is transported by pipeline and in rail tank cars designed for liquefied gases.
Applications
  • Production of polypropylene, propylene oxide, acrylic acid, acrylonitrile, additives and solvents.
Manufacturers
  • SIBUR-Kstovo LLC
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