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Handbook of Petroleum Refining (Hardcover) (James G. Speight)

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Petroleum refining involves refining crude petroleum as well as producing raw materials for the petrochemical industry. This book covers current refinery processes and process-types that are likely to come on-stream during the next three to five decades. The book includes (1) comparisons of conventional feedstocks with heavy oil, tar sand bitumen, and bio-feedstocks; (2) properties and refinability of the various feedstocks; (3) thermal processes versus hydroprocesses; and (4) the influence of refining on the environment.

Number of Pages: 800.0
Genre: Science, Technology
Series Title: Chemical Industries
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Author: James G. Speight
Language: English
Street Date: October 4, 2016
TCIN: 51706762
UPC: 9781466591608
Item Number (DPCI): 248-32-6217

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