Another product produced by PT Petro Oxo Nusantara besides octanol is n-Butanol. The chemical formula of n-Butanol is C4H9OH. Normal Butanol is the reaction product of n-butyraldehyde obtained from the hydroformylation process or the oxo process which is reacted with hydrogen gas (H2). The product of n-Butanol is in the form of a clear white liquid and has a sharp smell.

Normal Butanol Application Route

1

Olevin & Derivatives

  • Ethylene Oxide
  • Propylene
  • Acrylic Acide
  • Oxo-Alcohol

2

Monomer Intermidiate Products

  • Acrylates
  • Plasticizer
  • Solvent Ester

3

Intermidiate Products

  • Resins
  • Latexes
  • Polymer

4

Formulating Products

  • DIluting
  • Blending

5

Down Stream Products

  • Coating
  • Adhesives
  • Textiles
  • Cleaning Products
  • Consumer Products

Capacity : 1,000 MT/year

Specification

Property Value Unit Method
Purity min. 99.50 % wt G.C
Color max. 10 APHA ASTM D-1209
Water max. 0.05 % wt JIS K-0068
Acidity (as acetic acid) max 0.015 % wt JIS K-1525 (4.4)
Aldehyde (as 2-ethylhexanal) max. 0.05 % wt G.C
Sulfuric Acid Test max. 20 APHA ASTM E-852
Specific Gravity (15/4 0C) 0.831-0.837 - JIS K-1525 (4.3)
Distillation Test 182-187 deg C JIS K-0066
Appearance Clear liquid free of suspended solid - JIS K-1504 (3.3)