TeachMeFinance.com - explain Petroleum coke, catalyst
Petroleum coke, catalyst The term 'Petroleum coke, catalyst' as it applies to the area of energy can be defined as ' The carbonaceous residue that is deposited on and deactivates the catalyst used in many catalytic operations (e.g., catalytic cracking). Carbon is deposited on the catalyst, thus deactivating the catalyst. The catalyst is reactivated by burning off the carbon, which is used as a fuel in there fining process. That carbon or coke is not recoverable in a concentrated form'.
About the author
Copyright © 2005-2011 by Mark McCracken, All Rights Reserved. TeachMeFinance.com is an informational website, and should not be used as a substitute for professional medical, legal or financial advice. Information presented at TeachMeFinance.com is provided on an "AS-IS" basis. Please read the disclaimer for details.