1,3-Butadiene Supplier to Indianapolis Indianapolis businesses who need 1,3-butadiene have a reputable area producer at American Welding & Gas, Inc.. 1,3-butadiene is a flammable, colorless gas delivered as a liquid under its own vapor pressure. 1,3-butadiene is a specialty olefin originally produced in large quantities to supply the synthetic rubber business that developed because of the shortage of natural rubber during World War II. These days, the demand for rubber tires still accounts for the majority of all 1,3-Butadiene production. Additional research in specialty rubber and related polymers drives the demand for cylinder quantities of High Purity 1,3-Butadiene. It is also used in specialty organic chemical synthesis, and in mixtures, as a standard for environmental air monitoring. Most 1,3-Butadiene production relies on n-butane as a starting material, stripped from midstream natural gas processing plants. High Purity 1,3-Butadiene can be created from acetylene, 1-butene and ethanol, generally however, high purity 1,3-butadiene is distilled from the commercial n-butane process. Call American Welding & Gas, Inc. in Indianapolis at if you want more information about how we supply our customers with 1,3-butadiene. Our exceptional customer service for delivering specialty gasses is backed by PurityPlus's national network of accredited labs.