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  1. Peter Eisele1,
  2. Richard Killpack2

Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.a22_211.pub2

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Eisele, P. and Killpack, R. 2011. Propene. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Linde AG, Werksgruppe Verfahrenstechnik und Anlagenbau, Höllriegelskreuth, Federal Republic of Germany

  2. 2

    Shell International Chemical Company Ltd., Shell Centre, London, United Kingdom

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

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The article contains sections titled:

2.Physical Properties
3.Chemical Properties
4.1.Production as Byproduct of Ethylene Production
4.1.1.Variants of Propene - Propane Separation
4.1.2.Apparatus and Construction Materials
4.2.Production as Byproduct of Refinery Processes
4.3.Propane Dehydrogenation
4.3.1.Oleflex Process
4.3.2.Catofin Process
4.3.3.Phillips STAR Process
4.3.4.Linde Process
5.Storage, Transportation, Quality Requirements
6.1.Thermal Uses
6.2.Motor Gasoline Uses
6.2.1.Polygasoline Production - Dimerization
6.3.Chemical Uses
7.Economic Aspects