propylene metabolic process
name: propylene metabolic process
Description: The chemical reactions and pathways involving propylene, an alkene produced by catalytic or thermal cracking of hydrocarbons or as a by-product of petroleum refining. It is used mainly in the preparation of alkylates for gasoline and in the production of polypropylene, acrylonitrile, propylene oxide and a number of other industrial chemicals.
|GO:0042208||propylene catabolic process|
|GO:0006805||xenobiotic metabolic process|
|GO:0043449||cellular alkene metabolic process|