At ambient temperature and pressure, butadiene is a colorless, non-corrosive gas with a mild aromatic or gasoline-like odor.


Europe, North America


SDS - Safety Data Sheet
PSB - Product Stewardship Bulletin

Product Data and Technical Information

Corporate Statement

LyondellBasell is a leading producer of 1,3-butadiene, a product used in a variety of rubber and nylon applications.

Benefits & Applcations

Butadiene is used to manufacture rubber for tires, hoses, gaskets, paints and adhesives. It is also used in the production of nylon clothing, carpets and engineering plastic parts

Prohibited Applications of Butadiene

The use of LyondellBasell butadiene in the following applications is prohibited:

- Cosmetics applications

Chemical Category

Olefins, Aromatics