Commercial Validation Site in a US refinery in Texas
Commercial Validation in US Refining Facility
The first commercial–scale trials achieved sulfur levels below 20ppm with
a basic water wash.
All samples “sweet” by the Doctor Test (ASTM D4952 – 09 Standard Test).
--Method for Qualitative Analysis for Active Sulfur Species in Fuels and Solvents.
Average operating costs were attractive at less than $1/bbl.
Feed rates of up to 3000 BPD natural gasoline having a sulfur range of 150-500ppm .
Trials of 40+ hours of continuous operation demonstrated robustness and stability.
"The technology was proven to be valuable, scalable and relevant to
a wide range of product streams."