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residual oil

n.
The low-grade oil products that remain after the distillation of petroleum, used in adhesives, roofing compounds, and asphalt manufacture.
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Noun1.residual oil - oil products that remain after petroleum has been distilled
crude, crude oil, fossil oil, petroleum, rock oil, oil - a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons
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The residual oil technology company expects to confirm its funding plans, which would include an intention to launch an open offer, prior to the end of August.
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"Now we're trying to deliver oil products to Kyrgyzstan, namely the residual oil.
The modernisation will be a win-win situation for the government and refineries as the government will save precious foreign exchange and the refineries will improve their margins by converting residual oil into more valuable products.
However, the country has significant residual oil reserves in onshore fields.
The minister pointed out that these restrictions pose a challenge to refineries, which require planning for what should be done towards the high sulphate content in residual oil, which requires refineries to work quickly and take investment decisions on the treatment of the residual oil.
The minister has confirmed that these restrictions pose a challenge to the refineries, which requires planning for what should be done toward the residual oil high sulfate content, which can no longer be combined in the fuel of the vessels, which need oil refineries to work quickly and take investment decisions on the treatment of the residual oil.
Storage assets in New York Harbor are focused on gasoline and distillates, while storage in the Lower Mississippi is more focused on heavy and residual oil.
It also distributes gasoline, distillates, residual oil and renewable fuels in New England and New York, besides being a transporter of petroleum products and renewable fuels by rail from the mid-continental US and Canada.
Global is also one of the largest distributors of gasoline, distillates, residual oil and renewable fuels to wholesalers, retailers and commercial customers in New England and New York.
Spread the buckwheat out in a thin layer and press more kitchen roll on top, so that as much of the residual oil as possible is removed.