Intensification of N-Butanol Market- An Eye towards Greater Future

Also known as normal butanol, n-butanol belongs to the group of fusel or bad alcohols. It is a colorless liquid of utmost industrial importance. N-butyl alcohol is a commercial product with a great market in terms of demands and applications. It plays a vital role in the production of various chemicals that have important industrial applications. These chemicals include butyl acetate, glycol ethers,...

N-Butanol Market – Record Growth in Applications of N-Butanol as a Biofuel

Normal alcohol or n-butanol is a colorless liquid, when at room temperature. It belongs to the group of fusel alcohols, which is a German term for bad liquor. Also called as n-butyl alcohol, n-butanol is a commercial product, which is produced by oxo synthesis. The process of oxo synthesis takes place in the presence of syngas, propylene and a catalyst that provides aldehydes. The intermediate aldehydes...