Intratec Discloses Costs of Butanol Production From Propylene and Syngas

New report details capital investment and operating costs of a Butanol Plant

Intratec Solutions LLC, the leading source for chemical markets data and production cost reports, is pleased to announce a new report examining the costs of production of Butanol​.

The new report presents an economic analysis of n-Butanol production from propylene and syngas, assuming a plant located on the US Gulf Coast. The process under analysis is similar to the LP OXO technology jointly licensed by JM Davy and Dow, employing Selector 30 catalyst.
This detailed study presents plant construction cost, Butanol production cost breakdown, and raw materials consumption figures. It may be extended with supplemental analyses, such as Production Unit Cost Breakdown per Pieces of Equipment and Process Flow Diagrams & Equipment List, among others.

The new study is now part of Intratec portfolio of more than 900 up-to-date, independent and cost-effective reports. Intratec studies can be purchased online at Intratec website, via credit cards.

The content of the new report can be checked at

For other Intratec reports focused on the costs of production of Butanol ​​via other manufacturing processes, different raw materials, and/or different locations, visit

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Source: Intratec