Handbook Of Petroleum Refining Processes by Robert A. Meyers

By Robert A. Meyers

Instruction manual comprises the most recent applied sciences within the box of petroleum refining tactics. presents a close description and assessment of technique chemistry and thermodynamics, product and spinoff requirements, wastes, and emissions. elevated to incorporate 50% new fabric. prior ed: c1997. DLC: Petroleum--Refining--Handbooks, manuals, and so on.

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5. Effluent Neutralization In the Alkylation unit’s effluent-treating systems, any neutralized HF acid must eventually leave the system as an alkali metal fluoride. com) Copyright © 2004 The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved. Any use is subject to the Terms of Use as given at the website. 5 ALKYLATION AND POLYMERATION UOP HF Alkylation process effluent management. water, CaF2 is the desired end product. The effluent containing HF acid can be treated with a lime [CaO-Ca(OH)2] solution or slurry, or it can be neutralized indirectly in a KOH system to produce the desired CaF2 product.

Meister, and Franz-Marcus Nowak UOP Des Plaines, Ilinois INTRODUCTION The UOP* HF Alkylation process for motor fuel production catalytically combines light olefins, which are usually mixtures of propylene and butylenes, with isobutane to produce a branched-chain paraffinic fuel. The alkylation reaction takes place in the presence of hydrofluoric (HF) acid under conditions selected to maximize alkylate yield and quality. The alkylate product possesses excellent antiknock properties and high-octane because of its high content of highly branched paraffins.

As gasoline regulations change, this distillation improvement may allow refiners to blend in more material from other sources and still meet regulatory requirements in their areas and effectively increase gasoline pool volume. S. 10 UOP HF Additive Recovery Process. com) Copyright © 2004 The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved. Any use is subject to the Terms of Use as given at the website. 11 Alkylate octane. 1 Alkylate RONC (measured) Composition, LV %: C6 C7 C8 C9ϩ Calculated C9 ϩ RONC Dimethylbutane/methylpentane Dimethylpentane/methylhexane Note: LV % ϭ liquid volume percent.

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