Food & Nutrition Applications
To help the agricultural industry flourish in its efforts to maintain fertile land, grow crops and raise healthy livestock, Chevron Phillips Chemical produces agrochemical intermediates such as n-Propyl Mercaptan.
n-Propyl Mercaptan is also used as a flavor and fragrance intermediate, which enriches the aroma and flavor of certain consumer products.
Health & Hygiene Applications
Pharmaceutical Additives: Listed as an ingredient in World Health Organization’s essential medicine list, n-Propyl Mercaptan is used in the drug Albendazole. Albendazole is used in India to treat intestinal worm infections in children in impoverished situations.