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de·hy·dro·gen·ate

 (dē′hī-drŏj′ə-nāt′, dē-hī′drə-jə-)
tr.v. de·hy·dro·gen·at·ed, de·hy·dro·gen·at·ing, de·hy·dro·gen·ates
To remove hydrogen from.

de·hy′dro·gen·a′tion n.
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The new propane dehydrogenation (PDH) unit is to utilise UOP's C3 Oleflex technology to convert propane to propylene, a material used in the production of materials such as films and packaging.
QP has been studying two projects for Mesaieed to complement Qapco's production: (1) a 100,000 t/y toluene di-isocyanate (TDI) plant, to cost $250m; and (2) 250,000 t/y propane dehydrogenation and PP plants as a JV of QP and Atofina.
Available in vessel sizes of 5, 10, and 20 gallons, the reactor is also constructed of 316 stainless steel for corrosion resistance in applications such as polymerization studies, isomerization, hydrogenation, amination, oxidation and dehydrogenation. Pressure Products Industries, Inc., Warminster, PA 18974.
Houston, TX, June 29, 2012 --(PR.com)-- Intratec Solutions LLC (www.intratec.us), the leading provider of techno-economic publications and process consulting for chemical and allied industries, is proud to present the newest publication of the Technology Economics Program (TEC) - Propylene Production via Propane Dehydrogenation, Q2 2012.
The new propane dehydrogenation (PDH) unit will use UOP's C3 Oleflex (TM) technology to convert propane to propylene, a material used in the production of materials such as films and packaging, said a statement from Honeywell.
The company has received a contract for the licence and engineering design of grassroots OCT olefins conversion units and CATOFIN(R) dehydrogenation units at several of Liaoning's facilities in the People's Republic of China.
Basell is to provide technology to and have a 32-35% stake in a venture at Jubail which will consist of a PP plant and a propane dehydrogenation (PDH) unit, each to have a capacity of 450,000 t/y.
Khalil added: "Operating from a major petrochemical base, with its upstream integrated propane dehydrogenation unit, Natpet enjoys excellent availability of main raw material, the propylene monomer.
QP is studying two projects for Umm Said to complement Qapco's production: (1) a 100,000 t/y toluene di-isocyanate (TDI) plant, to cost $250m, as a JV of QP and Enichem; and (2) 250,000 t/y propane dehydrogenation and polypropylene plants as a JV of QP and TotalFinaElf.