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  • What are impurities in alkylation spent sulphuric acid? Is there Chloride or Flouride in such spent acid?

    Apr-2021

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  • Marcio Wagner Silva, Petrobras, marciows@petrobras.com.br

    According to some references, it's possible to occur polymer formation from olefins degradation during the naphtha alkylation process and these polymers are soluble in oil, this contaminant is commonly called "red oil" and the reaction of these polymers with sulfuric acid can produce polymer sulfates.

    Jul-2022