Cyclopentane - Bulk


Cyclopentane is manufactured  by cracking cyclohexane in the presence of alumina at a high temperature and pressure.

It is filled into T11 ISO containers for international transport as well as road trailers and rail cars. ISO Containers are approved by UN, RID/ADR, CSC, AAR-600, DOT, TC, TIR, UIC.

Standard Specifications

Purity / Assay
Impurities (wt)
Cyclopentane> 95%
Isopentane< 1.0%
N-Pentane< 2.0%
Benzene< 5ppm
Moisture< 30ppm

Standard Container Sizes and Fill Volumes

Container Information
Type20' T50 ISO ContainerRoad Trailer

*Railcars also available (US only). Please contact us for details.

Technical Information

Technical DataShipping Information
Molecular Weight (g/mol)70.1Shipping NameCyclopentane
Liquid Density (kg/m³)751Hazard Class3
Gas Density (kg/m³)3.1UN No.UN 1146
Boiling point (°C)49.0Hazard LabelFlammable liquid
Specific Volume (m³/kg)CAS No.287-92-3
Vapour Pressure (bar.a @ 20°C)0.45
Valve OutletACME, MALE. 1 ¾” gas phase / 3 ¼” liquid phase