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When naphtha and/or gas oil are thermo-cracked there are many byproducts, including the C-5 pentanes, isopentanes, pentenes, isopentenes, pentynes, etc.

Only isoprene and cyclopentadiene are routinely separated.

Industrial Organic Chemistry, 3rd. Ed. K. Weissermel, H.-J. Arpe, VCH (1997)

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