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Unformatted text preview: This process can be contained in a fairly small volume, depending on the application. For example, a unit that is capable of producing 1200 moles of oxygen per day (enough to support 5 human adults) could be contained in a 3 ft. by 3 ft. by 2 ft. volume. It consists of 4 reactors, 1 separator, and 3 pumps. The equipment cost is around $295,000. The normal operating temperatures for all the reactors and separators are maintained near 25 o C. The pressures for these reactors are 9 atm....
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This note was uploaded on 08/31/2011 for the course CHE 4273 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '10 term at Oklahoma State.
- Spring '10
- Chemical Engineering