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Butene-1

TPC Group has the largest Butene-1 (B-1) capacity in North America with production assets in its Houston facility. B-1 is a favored co-monomer in the production of linear low-density and high-density polyethylene.  B-1 is also used as a building block in the production of plasticizers as well as the manufacture of high performance gasoline additives.

With significant logistical infrastructure, TPC Group has the capability to make bulk butene-1 deliveries in various modes including pipeline, marine, railcar and truck.

Typical Properties

COMPONENT UNITS VALUE
BUTENE-1LV %99.0
1,3-BUTADIENEPPM VOL50
OTHER C4'sLV %1.0

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Petrochemical Education

The World War I era stimulated the development of the petrochemical industry, with the British extracting benzene and toluene from petroleum.

Resource: NPRA