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PROvantage™

Operate in higher propylene mode without changing your base catalyst. PROvantage olefin/octane enhancement additive provides refiners with the flexibility to operate in a high propylene mode without the activity dilution of the base catalyst inventory normally associated with high levels of traditional ZSM-5 additives.

Why PROvantage works
PROvantage contains several different types of active acid site components all in close proximity. The proper balance of these sites efficiently cracks fresh feed, slurry and naphtha into the desired product proportions, depending on the goals and challenges of the individual FCC unit.

Each active component in PROvantage is specifically designed to provide maximum activity retention. The additive aims to minimize hydrogen transfer reactions, thereby increasing the FCC naphtha octane and the amount of light olefin precursors in the FCC naphtha.

Not only have the active sites in PROvantage been specially tailored for optimal performance, the pore architecture also reflects properly balanced micro-, meso- and macroporosity. The appropriate blend of all three pore size types enables the feed molecules to diffuse into the PROvantage particle to maximize subsequent cracking reactions and provide the highest liquid product yield at minimum bottoms. The high accessibility of Albemarle cracking catalysts has been leveraged to help set PROvantage apart from traditional ZSM-5 technology.

PROvantage additive offers all these benefits coupled with excellent coke selectivity.

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