Styrene is colorless liquid with light specific odor, does not dissolve in water, and is produced by catalytic dehydrogenation of ethyl benzene.

Styrene
Properties
Release form
Colorless liquid with light specific odor.
Container
NA
Grade
High grade
Storage conditions
Styrene shall be kept at maximal temperature +20° С under nitrogen in tanks made of aluminum, stainless steel, bimetallic tanks with aluminum or carbon steel internal layer, with special internal coating.
Shelf life
1 month after the date of manufacture.
Transportation
Plastic OJSC – tank cars, rail tank cars. SIBUR-Khimprom CJSC – rail tank cars, tank containers.
Applications
  • It is used for production of polystyrene (of general purpose and expandable), ABS plastics, styrene acrylonitrile, styrenated rubbers and latexes
Manufacturers
  • Plastik OJSC
  • Sibur-Khimprom CJSC
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