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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.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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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Houston-based SulphCo has developed a patented safe and economic process employing ultrasound technology to desulfurize and hydrogenate crude oil and other oil related products.
This method provided good recoveries, the ability to use low cost Mg, the ability to desulfurize the base iron and the flexibility to simultaneously add carbon.
Strict regulatory norms which require companies to desulfurize petroleum products, decreasing crude oil quality, due to which more hydrogen is required to purify the crude oil impurities along with, hydrogen being considered as a cleaner fuel option are some of the main driving factors of the hydrogen generation market.
When castings exceeding this capability are poured, the foundry must convert the coreless furnace and desulfurize the heel of the channel furnace (normally twice).
the "Company" or "SulphCo") (NYSE-Amex: SUF), a technology company with a patented ultrasound process designed to desulfurize crude oil products and crude oil, would like to remind investors that it will be holding its quarterly investor conference call today, April 2nd at 4:30 p.