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  1. Marc Dahlmann1,
  2. Joachim Grub2,
  3. Eckhard Löser3

Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.a04_431.pub2

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Dahlmann, M., Grub, J. and Löser, E. 2011. Butadiene. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. 1–24.

Author Information

  1. 1

    INEOS GmbH, Köln, Germany

  2. 2

    Erdölchemie GmbH, Köln, Germany

  3. 3

    Bayer AG, Wuppertal, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2011


The article contains sections titled:

2.Physical Properties
3.Chemical Properties
4.1.Production from Acetylene
4.2.Production from Ethanol
4.3.Dehydrogenation of Butane and Butenes
4.4.Isolation of Butadiene from C4 Steam Cracker Fractions
4.5.Butadiene from Regenerative Resources
5.Specifications of Butadiene
6.Stabilization, Storage, and Transportation
7.Uses and Economic Importance
8.1.Experimental Toxicity Data
8.3.Human Data