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ORL​EN Unipetrol continues to build a unit for the production of a new product - dicyclopentadiene (DCPD), which is expected to be launched in 4 Q 2022.

General characteristics

The liquid hydrocarbon dicyclopentadiene will be produced by a technology developed by ORLEN Unipetrol's researchers in cooperation with the University of Chemical Technology in Prague.

The product will have a wide range of uses in the automotive industry, construction, electrical engineering or medicine and pharmacy.

It will be usable for further production of polymeric materials, resins or chemical specialties, which are used in the production of adhesives, dyes, automotive and marine components, optical fibres, special lenses, medical components, packaging materials or sanitary products for kitchens and bathrooms and the like.


​Para​metr​​​​e​ Unit
​endo-DCPD​ ​% wt. ​min. 80 ​min. 93
​mono-CPD ​% wt. ​max. 0,05 ​​max. 0,05
​benzene ​ppm wt. ​max. 10 ​max. 1
​toluene ​ppm wt. ​max. 20 ​max. 20
​Tricyklopentadiene (trimers) ​% wt. ​max. 0,1 ​max. 0,1
​Inhibitor (Butylhydroxytoluene) (BHT) ​ppm wt. ​100 - 200 ​100 - 200
colour Apha ​max. 100 ​​max. 100
sulphur ​ppm wt. ​max. 20 ​max. 20
​peroxides ​ppm wt. ​max. 50 ​​max. 50




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Business Contacts

If you have any questions, please contact: 

Beata Zajícová
Key Account manager

+420 226 841 474​​


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