butane dehydrogenation

butane dehydrogenation

[′byü‚tān dē‚hī·drə·jə′nā·shən]
(chemical engineering)
A process to remove hydrogen from butane to produce butene or butadiene.
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for the license and engineering design of a grassroots propane and butane dehydrogenation unit to be built in Dongying, Shandong Province, China.