Cis-2-butene is a colorless, flammable, liquefied gas with a slight aromatic odor. It is part of the alkene group of hydrocarbons.
It is an acyclic alkene with four carbon atoms. It is a petrochemical, produced by the catalytic cracking of crude oil or the dimerization of ethylene. Its main uses are in the production of gasoline (petrol) and butadiene.
- serve as intermediates in the preparation of a variety of organic compounds.
|Other Hydrocarbons||< 1%|
|Moisture||< 5 ppmv|
|Total Impurities||< 1%|
|Chemical & Physical Properties|
|Specific Volume||6.7 cu. ft/lb|
|Pressure @ 70°F||13 psig|
|Flammability Limits||1.6 - 9.7 % in Air|
|Valve Outlet||CGA 510 LB CGA 170|
|Cylinder Size||Fill Weight (lbs)|
**Moisture level guaranteed only when Electronic Fluorocarbons prepares the cylinders.
All concentrations are on a mol/mol basis unless otherwise stated.
This product is analyzed liquid phase.
Product sold on the basis of total impurities. Individual impurities may vary slightly.
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