Methane - Bulk

CH4

Methane is separated from natural gas in a cryogenic cold box. It is filled into tube skids for international transport. Skids are approved by DOT, TC, RID / ADR, AAR-600and IMO.

Standard Specifications

Purity / Assay
Impurities (Mol ppm)
2.5
99.5%
Nitrogen< 2000
Oxygen< 500
Other Hydrocarbons< 3000
Moisture< 10
Total Impurities< 5000

Standard Container Sizes and Fill Volumes

Container Information
TypeTube Skid
Contents (@ approx. 165 bar)3,900m3

Technical Information

Technical Data Shipping Information 
Molecular Weight (g/mol)16.043Shipping NameMethane, compressed
Liquid Density (kg/m³)422.6Hazard Class2.1
Gas Density (kg/m³)1.189UN No.UN 1971
Boiling point (°C)-161.6Hazard LabelFlammable gas
Specific Volume (m³/kg)1.48CAS No.630-08-0
Vapour Pressure (bar.a @ 20°C)N/A
Valve OutletCGA 350