Chevron Phillips Chemical Company


Key Applications

Aromatic Extraction; Reaction Solvent; Purification of natural gas streams; Fractionization of fatty acids into saturated and unsaturated components; Pharmaceutical applications (API's)

Product Description

Sulfolane is a specialty organosulfur solvent commonly used in aromatic extractions, printing inks, extractive distillation,  and textile dye for increased storage stability and color brightness.  Sulfolane is also the preferred solvent for the extraction of benzene, toluene, and xylene from oil refinery streams.


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A, AnhydrousPurity, 99.9% by weight Water Content, .06%SDSTDS
A, Low ColorPurity, 99.9% by weight Water Content, .06%SDSTDS
WPurity, 97% by weight Water Content, 3% SDSTDS