straight-run distillation

straight-run distillation

[′strāt ¦rən ‚dis·tə′lā·shən]
(chemical engineering)
Continuous nonreactive distillation of petroleum oil to separate it into products in the order of their boiling points.
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While the global straight-run distillation cost approaches the historical high, the prices of fuel oil from Middle East has kept increasing on the back of the intense political situation.