24.petroleum.gasoline.mtbe

24.petroleum.gasoline.mtbe - Petroleum, Gasoline, and MTBE...

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Unformatted text preview: Petroleum, Gasoline, and MTBE Introduction Fossil Fuels Production of Gasoline Oil Pollution in the Environment Summary and Conclusions Coal a form of carbon derived from the heat/pressure degradation of swamp plants. Coal determined by carbon and water content, either anthracite, bituminous or lignite. Oil/natural gas hydrocarbons derived from the heat/pressure degradation of marine phytoplankton. Fossil Fuels Oil and Gas are Drilled and Transported Oil Consists of Alkanes single-bonded hydrocarbons Alkenes and Alkynes hydrocarbons with double or triple bonds and Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons While some are generated by combustion, others are found naturally in crude oil. Oil Must Be Fractionally Distilled Oil consists of hundreds of organic chemicals with carbon lengths of C 1 to about C 60 . Hydrocarbons with different uses can be separated into size fractions using their unique boiling points....
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