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tr.v. de·sul·fur·ized, de·sul·fur·iz·ing, de·sul·fur·iz·es
To eliminate sulfur from (petroleum, for example).

de·sul′fur·i·za′tion (-fər-ĭ-zā′shən) n.


or de•sul•phu•rize

(diˈsʌl fyəˌraɪz, -fə-)

v.t. -rized, -riz•ing.
to remove sulfur from.
de•sul`fu•ri•za′tion, n.
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Verb1.desulfurize - remove sulfur from
get rid of, remove - dispose of; "Get rid of these old shoes!"; "The company got rid of all the dead wood"
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This facility will have the capacity to produce 35,000 barrels per day of this desulfurized fuel, and is scheduled to come online in the first half of 2017.
Under the terms of the 12-month contract, Protonex will adapt its existing propane-fueled systems to operate on liquid fuels such as butanol, gasoline, kerosene and desulfurized JP-8.
For biomass power, the Government sets the price based on the provincial or local on-grid price of desulfurized coal, in addition to a Government subsidy of $0.
When the foundry first began its ductile iron production, each ladle of base gray iron was desulfurized using a porous plug ladle and calcium carbide.
Initially the plant will produce only one to five barrels of desulfurized oil a day.
DFC units currently are capable of running on any hydrocarbon fuel that has been desulfurized, including natural gas, diesel, jet fuel, coal gas, digester gas, coal mine methane, gasified biomass, coke oven gas, etc.
Contract notice: Contract 678 - open procedure for the award of supply of desulfurized diesel fuel for motor vehicles - cig 5873124f3b.
The new patent, "Ultrasound-Assisted Desulfurization of Fossil Fuels in the Presence of Dialkyl Ethers," covers the desulfurized fossil fuel produced by the chemical reaction when the water and hydrocarbon mixture is exposed to intense ultrasonic waves.
Other presentations included the preliminary results of the AFS Coreless Furnace Committee survey of oxygen levels in iron foundries (113), two dissolved oxygen studies that examined calcium carbide desulfurization (104) and rapid determination of sulfur in desulfurized iron (105) and practical operator-based panels that focused on refractory problems in channel furnaces as well as proper coreless induction melting practices.
Louis-based pilot plant is now processing a new supply of deeply desulfurized middle distillate recently received from the company's strategic ally, Total Raffinage.
Contract award: Supply of desulfurized diesel fuel for motor vehicles