Synthesised by air oxidation of Cumene into Cumene hydroperoxide and subsequent catalytic cracking into Phenol and Acetone.
The product is transported in a liquid state in thermally insulated heatable road tank cars, containers and railway tank wagons. Phenol is a hazardous material.
- Phenolic resins
- Bisphenol A
- Adipic acid
- Alkyl phenols
- Softening agents and antioxidant agents
|Parameter||Limiting value||Testing method|
|Phenol (without water)||min. 99.97 weight %||81 - 102|
|Water||max. 200 ppm||DIN 51777 / Part 1|
|Colour index||max. 5 Hazen||DIN ISO 6271|
|Setting point||min. 40.7 °C||ISO 1897 / 11|
|Total organic impurities||max. 300 ppm||81 - 102|