Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Butene

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1714
\ byü- tēn\ n [ISV butyl + - ene] (1885) Any of the monounsaturated C 4 hydrocarbons listed below:

IUPAC NAME

Alternative Names

 

1-butene

α-butylene

 

cis-2-butene

cis-β-butylene

 

trans-2-butene

trans-β-butylene

 

methylpropene

isobutylene, isobutene

 
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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA