- Understand composition of the C4 stream and how C4s are produced and separated;
- Understand the technologies to make C4 derivatives
- Learn the market and applications of all chemicals in the C4 value chain, including:
- Butadiene and rubbers, e.g. polybutadiene rubber (PBR), styrene butadiene rubber (SBR); tyre construction; major elastomers; thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs)
- ABS, Butene-1 and butene-2
- Isobutylene and MTBE
- MTBE production and demand
- Learn the debate on using MTBE as a fuel additive in the U.S.