Chemical profile: Europe propylene

The primary outlet for propylene is ¬polypropylene (PP), which accounts for nearly two-thirds of global consumption. Other ¬important derivatives include acrylonitrile (ACN), acrylic acid, oxo-alcohols, propylene oxide (PO), and cumene. Propylene is also used to make high-octane gasoline blendstocks and can also be blended into propane.