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Distill Your Distillation Operations, July 1st 2019
Separations operations account for roughly 50–70% of the energy used in large-scale chemicals manufacturing. Distillation dominates for such separations. It behooves you to be on top of your distillation columns.
To help you get a clear view, Chemical Processing has put together an eHandbook. It includes insight on:
- Save Energy In Distillation — Revamping may cut consumption considerably
- Take A Fresh Look At Your Distillation Columns — Many towers may benefit from potential improvements
- Effectively Break Azeotropes — Homogenous and heterogeneous varieties require different methods