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,
Background. Gasoline is a volatile, flammable liquid obtained from the refinement
of petroleum, or crude oil. It was originally discarded as a byproduct of ...
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Dec 14, 2010 ... The video shows how crude oil is mined and how petrol, gas, jet fuel, etc., are '
refined' from it. The scenes take place in Texas, USA.
Oct 18, 2016 ... In 2015, refineries in the United States produced an average of about 19 gallons
of motor gasoline and 12 gallons of ultra-low sulfur distillate ...
Gasoline was around before the invention of the internal combustion engine but
for ... In addition, catalytic cracking produced forms of gasoline that burned more
Although all fractions of petroleum find uses, the greatest demand is for gasoline.
One barrel of crude petroleum contains only 30-40% gasoline. Transportation ...
The type of gasoline produced depends on the refinery's setup and the crude oil
type. Refineries may also add other ingredients into the gasoline including ...
Originally, “straight-run” gasoline was produced by simple distillation of crude oil
without the use of chemical conversion processes (Lane 1980; Sax and Lewis ...
(See Close-Up: "Why Crude Oil Needs to be Refined"). Everyone is familiar with
the names of most of these products: gasoline (called petrol in some countries) ...
Manufacturing, or refining, the crude oil into gasoline represented about 12
percent of what consumers paid at the pump. Within that 12 percent, refiners must