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IUPAC name:
Residues (petroleum), steam-cracked

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EC number:
265-193-8
EC name:
Residues (petroleum), steam-cracked
CAS number:
64742-90-1
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A complex combination of hydrocarbons obtained as the residual fraction from the distillation of the products of a steam cracking process (including steam cracking to produce ethylene). It consists predominantly of unsaturated hydrocarbons having carbon numbers predominantly greater than C14 and boiling above approximately 260°C (500°F). This stream is likely to contain 5 wt. % or more of 4- to 6-membered condensed ring aromatic hydrocarbons.
CAS number:
64742-90-1
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64742-90-1

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