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  1. Frac-fluid recipes threaten to become pressure points in benzene litigation

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 4 Jun 2012

    particularly litigation alleging disease from benzene exposure. Over the past year, along ..... fracing chemicals for their injuries. Benzene is a very likely target. The recent attention ..... adjacent landowner, or the state. The benzene target The frac-chemical disclosure

  2. Study outlines US refiners’ options to reduce gasoline benzene levels

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    Mon, 11 Sep 2006

    recent study examined the effects of new benzene requirements in US gasoline and refiners ..... meeting them. How best to meet the new benzene requirements for all US gasoline depends ..... hydrogen availability. For most refiners, benzene reduction will be a compliance issue

  1. Special Report: Extraction route economical for benzene reduction, even for smaller US refiners

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    Mon, 16 Mar 2009

    extraction vs. saturation to lower the amount of benzene in a typical US refinery gasoline product. Benzene saturation and extraction are two viable ..... to refiners for complying with the pending benzene limits for US gasoline. The study, conducted

  2. CMAI: Benzene markets to remain tight through 2007

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    Mon, 21 Mar 2005

    record high prices in 2004, the global benzene market will remain in a tight supply ..... feast in terms of profitability for making benzene ," according to Simon Palmer, Director ..... operational capacity, according to Palmer. " Benzene operating rates in 2004 were about 83

  3. Benzene demand to continue strong growth

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    Mon, 23 Nov 1998

    Benzene Supply Demand Forecast [91,904 bytes] Benzene demand is expected to continue its strong growth during ..... Houston, citing an impressive growth spurt in demand for benzene and its derivatives of 6.2% in 1997 vs. 1.6% in 1996

  4. New Louisiana benzene terminal, pipeline relieve traffic at chemical plant

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    Mon, 16 Oct 2000

    Completion in 1999 of an integrated terminal and benzene pipeline along the Mississippi River reduced ..... Rouge to the chemical plant in Geismer. Benzene movements The customer's plant, which uses benzene as feedstock to produce plastic resins

  5. EXPLORATION Benzene content of subsurface brines can indicate proximity of oil, gas

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 3 Jun 1996

    have explored the application of brine benzene analysis as a proximity indicator of petroleum ..... analytical techniques, brine analysis for benzene as well as ethylbenzene, toluene, and ..... soluble aromatic hydrocarbons, such as, benzene , toluene, and xylenes make up a large

  6. DEWITT STUDY PREDICTS DROP IN EARNINGS FROM BENZENE

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    Mon, 23 Sep 1991

    Benzene profits will decrease slightly through 1995, while styrene ..... Inc., Houston. The outlook through 1995 is better for benzene than SM despite slower growth of global benzene markets and lower utilization of manufacturing capacity

  7. ETHYLENE PLANT STEAM STRIPS WASTE WATER TO RECOVER BENZENE

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    Mon, 27 May 1991

    selected a steam stripping process to remove benzene from its waste water stream. Timely completion ..... portion of the heavier hydrocarbons such as benzene , toluene, and styrene are condensed ..... chemical of interest to the ethylene plant is benzene , which has a maximum allowable concentration

  8. WATCHING THE WORLD VIEWS CONFLICT ON BENZENE THREAT

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    Mon, 23 May 1994

    the risk of leukemia from exposure to benzene in unleaded gasoline. Associated Octel ..... recommended legislating a maximum average benzene in air level of 5 ppb, which should later ..... of lead from gasoline gave rise to the benzene health hazard. Current fuels particularly

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