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C5 Non Aromatics

C5 Non Aromatics are long-chain hydrocarbons produced by cracking naphtha. C5-NA for example are used for the production of blowing agents.



Joshua Simon
Ludwigshafen, Germany

C5 Non Aromatics are produced by cracking Naphtha in the BASF Steamcracker. C5-NA are long-chain hydrocarbons which are made for the production of chemical products like cyclopentane- and n/i pentane mixtures. Important characteristics of C5-NA are: liquid, highly flammable, toxic, colorless, benzine smell.