isobutene


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isobutene

(ˌaɪsəʊˈbjuːtiːn)
n
(Chemistry) chem a chemical used in manufacturing butyl rubber. Formula: (CH3)2C=CH2
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The Company initially focused its efforts on the production of isobutene, one of the most important petrochemical building blocks that can be converted into fuels, plastics, organic glass and elastomers.
We are planning on producing soon our first bio-jet fuel batches using bio- isobutene produced at our industrial pilot facility and are looking forward to working together with aireg and its other members on different topics such as the route towards certification, includes Thomas Buhl, Head of Business Development at Global Bioenergies.
In addition, natural gas processing plants can produce the other NGL products (propane, normal butane, isobutene and natural gasoline) while rejecting ethane.
X_Butyl RB (regular butyl) is a copolymer made of isobutene and small amounts of isoprene, and is distinguished by its high impermeability to gas and good resistance to heat, weather and ozone.
Thomas Buhl, head of business development at Global Bioenergies said, 'We had recently announced the start of our pre-commercial pilot phase at the Fraunhofer CBP in Leuna allowing obtaining high-purity isobutene which can be used for different applications.
These include compressors, separators, pumps and heat exchangers for 13 compressor stations that work to pump product to a cryogenic plant where the product is separated into butane, isobutene, ethane, methane and natural gas.
RS Butyl rubber is created by polymerizing isobutene with small amounts of isoprene at roughly -100[degrees]C, using cationic polymerization.
1,3,5-trimethylbenzene, 1,2,4-trimethylbenzeneand sec-butylbenzene, 2-butanone, ethylene, acetylene, propene, isobutene.
Together with Colorado-based Gevo Inc, Lanxess is developing isobutene from renewable resources starting with corn.
Marc Delcourt, CEO of Global Bioenergies, adds: "This butadiene program shares many similarities with our isobutene program, and we expect it will be as successful.
The current nanocatalyst is utilized in dehydrogenation of isobutene aimed at producing isobutene.
The working fluid for the 1st stage is a pure synthetic refrigerant and the working fluid for the second stage is a mixture of hydrocarbons and inert gases including: methane, ethane, propane, isobutene, isopentane, nitrogen and argon.