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StyroStar® S6-42 SELECT

StyroStar® S6-42 SELECT is designed for the dehydro-genation of ethylbenzene to styrene. Its outstanding features include excellent activity, selectivity, and mechanical strength.

Like its proven predecessor, StyroStar® S6-42, the new S6-42 SELECT is a robust and durable catalyst, combining excellent mechanical properties with an exceptionally low monthly decline rate. Also, like S6-42, the formation of by-products is very low.

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BASF's Catalysts division is the world's leading supplier of environmental and process catalysts. The group offers exceptional expertise in the development of technologies that protect the air we breathe, produce the fuels that power our world and ensure efficient production of a wide variety of chemicals, plastics and other products, including advanced battery materials. By leveraging our industry-leading R&D platforms, passion for innovation and deep knowledge of precious and base metals, BASF's Catalysts division develops unique, proprietary solutions that drive customer success.