fluid catalyst

fluid catalyst

[¦flü·əd ′kad·əl‚ist]
(chemical engineering)
Finely divided solid particles utilized as a catalyst in a fluid-bed process.
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This will include a new 30,000 b/d fluid catalyst cracker (FCC) to increase gasoline production.
SRC in March 2011 awarded Paris-based Axens a contract to provide a technology licence for a planned new fluid catalyst cracking (FCC) unit at the Basra refinery.