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Oil refinery

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An oil refinery or petroleum refinery is an industrial process plant where crude oil is processed and refined into more useful products such as petroleum naphtha, gasoline, diesel fuel, asphalt base...

How is crude oil turned into finished products?

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World Petroleum Council is the world's premier oil and gas forum and helps to ... The heavier liquids are in less demand from customers so are turned into lighter  ...

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Dec 14, 2010 ... The video shows how crude oil is mined and how petrol, gas, jet fuel ... which in turn takes up more space, water for irrigation, pesticides etc etc.

How They Make Gasoline - San Joaquin Valley Geology

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Oct 16, 2015 ... Heavier liquids, called gas oils, separate lower down. ... which use heat and moderate pressure to turn residuum into lighter products and a ...

How is Crude Oil Converted to Gasoline? (with pictures)

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Crude oil is converted to gasoline through a refining process. ... Gas here is heavily subsidized through tax credits and direct subsidies to petroleum companies.

Refining: From Crude Oil to Petroleum Products | Planète Énergies

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Crude oil is converted into petroleum products in a number of steps in ... which “ crack” the molecules that are still too heavy, producing gas, gasoline and diesel.

Chemists Turn Used Motor Oil into Gas - Scientific American

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Mar 29, 2011 ... A technique using microwave heating looks promising for salvaging used motor oil as a source for fresh gasoline and diesel. Steve Mirsky ...

How gasoline is made - manufacture, making, used, parts, industry ...

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The pressure is restored by either injecting gas into the pocket above the oil or ... Catalysts such as aluminum, platinum, processed clay, and acids are added to ...

How much time does it take for crude oil to be refined into gasoline ...

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Jun 1, 2012 ... Oil pumped out of the ground can be put in the pipeline the same week. ... I can't comment on how long the distributors held the fuel before ...

Turning Crude Oil to Natural Gas in the Oil Field | OilPrice.com

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Jul 1, 2010 ... Dr. Larter is looking at the feasibility of recovering hydrogen, instead of oil, directly from oilfields undergoing natural biodegradation processes.

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Turning Oil Into Gas - ScienceIQ.com

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Turning Oil Into Gas When you see all those cars at the gas station filling up with unleaded, you may not stop to think about how that gasoline got there. It wasn't ...

How Oil Refining Works | HowStuffWorks

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Learn how crude oil is converted into everything from butane to gasoline. ... that come from oil, including crayons, plastics, heating oil, jet fuel, kerosene, ...

Oil to Car - How Crude Oil Becomes Gasoline - California Energy ...

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When crude oil is first extracted from the earth it is not usable. It .... 5Once oil has been processed into gasoline or diesel, the fuel is shipped from the refinery,.