August 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;8/6/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 6, p26
Trade Publication
The article presents information on 1-octene, an alkene used to make several chemical based products. It mentions that 1-octene is largely used to make linear low density polyethylene (LLDPE). It states that the chemical is used in several other products, which includes plasticizers, surfactants and lubricants. It also presents information on the percent consumption of 1-octene throughout the world. Also mentioned are the processes used to produce the chemical.


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