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Tert-Butyl Methyl Ether (MTBE)

A colorless transparent fluid with aromatic fragrance. Is a product of reaction between isobutylene and methanol.

Specification: (Technical Conditions ТУ 38.103704-90):

MTBE content, %,
at least
 

98,0
Alcohol content, %,
no more than
 

1,5
C4 and C8
hydrocarbons content, %,
no more than
 

1,5
Moisture content, %,
no more than
 

0,1
Mechanical admixtures
 

None
Specific weight at
20°C, g/cm³
 

Not standardized
Physical form
 

Transparent fluid
Массовая доля воды, %,
не более
 

0,03

Application

  • Used as a motor fuel additive that increases the fuel performance number (antiknock), acts as a non-toxic component and as an oxygenate (oxygen carrier) that enables fuel to burn to a greater extent and prevents corrosion in metals.

Manufactured by

  • OOO Tobolsk-Neftekhim
  • OAO Uralorgsintez
  • ZAO Sibur-Khimprom
  • OOO Tolyattikauchuk
  • OAO Ektos-Volga

Useful information

  • The products are registered under Reach

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