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The Next-Generation of Elemental Analysis

Petra MAX delivers D4294 sulfur analysis and is available with autosampler, delivering continuous sample load and tracking capabilities. Learn about the features that make Petra MAX unique compared to its counterparts in the market.

Published on the 03 June 2019

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Filling the Propylene Gap – Shaping the Future With On-Purpose Technologies

Global demand for propylene is continuing to rise and the market is projected to enjoy solid growth rates for the foreseeable future. With this increase, however, traditional sources of propylene no longer meet the demand. On-purpose propylene solutions are necessary to fill the propylene gap.

Published on the 20 May 2019

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Best Practices for Improved Sulfur Repeatability

Refineries can increase overall savings by producing final product closer to the sulfur specification maximum. Download XOS's whitepaper to learn how this may be accomplished.

Published on the 07 May 2019

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Significant Reduction in Unit Preparation and Mechanical Cleaning Time Through Detailed Planning and Execution

This white paper presents the benefits of proper decontamination planning in advance of a turnaround or maintenance event.

Published on the 02 May 2019

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Capturing Carbon Dioxide from Refinery Low- and High-Pressure Streams

This paper showcases two leading carbon-capture technologies that have established strong track records of reducing CO2 emissions cost-effectively in a wide range of industries.

Published on the 01 May 2019

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4 Ways to Effectively Monitor Total Chlorine in Liquid Hydrocarbons

Chlorine in crude oil, if not removed, can hydrolyse during processing to form hydrochloric acid. Download XOS's whitepaper to learn about four ways to effectively monitor total chlorine.

Published on the 02 April 2019

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Catalysts and Technology for Lubricant Base Oils

This whitepaper details the support that Shell Catalysts & Technologies provides to those in the lubricant base oil business seeking to build new units or revamp or refill existing ones.

Published on the 01 April 2019

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Get Fast D4294 Sulfur Results without Centrifuging

For XRF, a common matrix effect interference involves particulates settling to the bottom of the sample cup. Download this whitepaper to learn how you can ensure accurate 4294 sulfur results without centrifuging.

Published on the 05 March 2019

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