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CAS#: 106-99-0
Chemical Name: 1,3 Butadiene

Chemical Synonyms: Biethylene, Erythrene, Divinyl, Vinylethylene, Bivinyl, Butadiene

Primary Applications: Oil & Gas Production

1,3 Butadiene is used primarily in the production of synthetic rubbers and polymers

CAS#: 107-02-8
Chemical Name: Acrolein

Chemical Synonyms: 2 Propenal; 2-Propenal; Acraldehyde; Acrylaldehyde; Acrylic Aldehyde; Aldehyde, Acrylic; Aldehyde, Allyl; Aldehyde, Ethylene; Allyl Aldehyde; Aqualin; Ethylene Aldehyde

Primary Applications: Oil & Gas Production

1. Adhesives and sealant chemicals
2. Intermediates
3. Processing aids, specific to petroleum production

CAS#: 123-19-3
Chemical Name: 4-heptanone

Chemical Synonyms: Butyrone, Di-N-Propyl Ketone, Dipropyl Ketone, Heptan-4-One, 4-Oxoheptane, Propyl Ketone

Primary Applications: Oil & Gas Production

1. Solvents (which become part of product formulation or mixture)
2. Paints and Coatings

CAS#: 1330-20-7
Chemical Name: Xylenes

Chemical Synonyms: Dimethylbenzene (1,2-; 1,3-; or 1,4-); Xylenes; Xylol (mixture); m-, o-, or p-xylene (isomers); Methyltoluene

Primary Applications: adhesives, Oil & Gas Production, Solvents

Xylenes are commonly used as an industrial solvent for paints, coatings, adhesives, and rubber.

CAS#: 5877-42-9
Chemical Name: Ethyl Octynol

Chemical Synonyms: 4-Ethyl-3-hydroxy-1-octyne; 4-Ethyl-1-octyn-3-0l; 4-Ethyl-1-octyn-3-ol; EINECS 227-545-9; Ethyloctynol; NSC 62119; UNII-L1LYK1CE9P; 1-Octyn-3-ol, 4-ethyl-; 1-Octyne-3-ol, 4-ethyl-; 4-Ethyloct-1-yn-3-ol

Primary Applications: Oil & Gas Production

1. Fracking fluid chemical
2. Oilfield corrosion inhibitor 
3. An intermediate precursor 

CAS#: 67-56-1
Chemical Name: Methanol

Chemical Synonyms: Methyl alcohol, Methyl alcohol [NF], AI3-00409, Alcohol, methyl, Alcool methylique, Alcool methylique [French], Alcool metilico, Alcool metilico [Italian], Bieleski's solution, Carbinol Caswell No. 552, CCRIS 2301, Coat-B1400, Colonial Spirit, Colonial spirits, Columbian Spirit, Columbian spirits, EC 200-659-6, EINECS 200-659-6, EPA Pesticide Chemical Code 05380, Eureka Products Criosine Disinfectant, Eureka Products, Criosine, Freers Elm Arrester, HSDB 93, Ideal Concentrated Wood Preservative, Metanol, Metanol [Spanish], Metanolo, Metanolo [Italian], Methyl hydrate, Methyl hydroxide, Methylalkohol, Methylalkohol [German], Methylol, Metylowy alcohol, Metylowy alkohol [Polish], Monohydroxymethane, NSC 85232, Pyroxylic Spirit, Pyroxylic spirits, RCRA waste number U154, Surflo-B17, UNII-Y4S76JWI15, Wilbur-Ellis Smut-Guard, Wood alcohol, Wood naphtha, Wood Spirit, X-Cide 402 Industrial Bactericide, [UN1230] [Flammable liquid, Poison]

Primary Applications: Oil & Gas Production

1. Fracturing fluids
2. Industrial solvent
3. Dehydrating pipelines, as a de-icing agent
4. Duplicating fluid
5. Fuel additive, and in the production of formaldehyde, acetic acid, and methyl tertiary butyl ether

CAS#: 75-01-4
Chemical Name: Vinyl chloride

Chemical Synonyms: Chloroethylene; Chloroethene; Ethene, chloro-; Monochloroethene; Monochloroethylene; VC

Primary Applications: Oil & Gas Production

Most of the vinyl chloride produced in the United States is used to make polyvinyl chloride (PVC).

CAS#: 75-21-8
Chemical Name: Ethylene oxide

Chemical Synonyms: Oxirane; Oxirane; Epoxyethane; Oxacyclopropane; Dimethylene oxide; Dihydrooxirene