SOLID-ACID ALKYLATION PROCESS DEVELOPMENT IS AT CRUCIAL STAGE

The refining industry is seeking more environmentally acceptable and econommical methods of producing reformulated gasoline (RFG). Akylate, the cleanest gasoline-blending stream produced in a refinery, is a prime blend stock for RFG production. Akylation with solid acid catalysts has potential environmental and safety advantages over conventional liquid-acid alkylation. This is especially true for the HF alkylation process.

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    PennWell Publishing Company

    1421 South Sheridan, P.O. Box 1260
    Tulsa, OK  United States  74101
  • Authors:
    • Rao, P
    • Vatcha, S R
  • Publication Date: 1996-9-9

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Serial:
    • Oil and Gas Journal
    • Volume: 94
    • Issue Number: 37
    • Publisher: PennWell Publishing Company
    • ISSN: 0030-1388

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00725803
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 27 1996 12:00AM