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aromatic

Chemistry (of an organic compound) having an unsaturated ring containing alternating double and single bonds, esp containing a benzene ring; exhibiting aromaticity

aromatic

[¦ar·ə¦mad·ik]
(organic chemistry)
Pertaining to or characterized by the presence of at least one benzene ring.
Describing those compounds having physical and chemical properties resembling those of benzene.
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The R-364 catalyst converts naphtha feedstock into aromatics, which are used to make petrochemical compounds, or blended into gasoline to improve its octane rating.
The project will include a Honeywell UOP CCR Plat-forming[TM] unit, which will convert naphtha into high-octane gasoline and aromatics, as well as an LD Parex[TM] unit, which recovers high-purity paraxylene from mixed xylenes and uses a new, more efficient light desorbent.
The company said the acquisition of the Jurong aromatics plant will increase ExxonMobil's Singapore aromatics production to over 3.5m tons per year, of which 1.8m tons is paraxylene.
'Our refinery there, we will expand to produce petrochemicals and aromatics,' Ang said.
The proposed nanostructure has a better hydrophilicity than the previous sample, and therefore, it can react with aromatics in a selective manner.
Gale said: "I feel like I'm living a dream with this new appointment at Arran Aromatics.
Located in the Taweelah district in Madeenat ChemaWEyaat Al Gharbia (MCAG), east of the Ruwais industrial complex, Abu Dhabi, Tacaamol aromatics plant will be a world class facility producing three million tonnes per year (mtpy) of heavy and medium naphtha supplied via pipeline by Abu Dhabi Oil Refining Company's (Takreer) refinery in Ruwais.
(NYSE: MKC) has acquired 100% of the shares of Brand Aromatics, the company said.
KUWAIT, June 3 (KUNA) -- Deputy CEO of Kuwait Aromatics of the Petrochemical Industries Company Hadi Abul has anticipated that the initial feasibility study for the integration project between the 2nd Aromatics and the 3rd Olefins projects with the new refinery would be completed in four months.
Aromatics are simply compounds that contain a six-carbon benzene ring.
ARRAN Aromatics secured PS2.8million in growth capital investment from the Business Growth Fund.
* Alpha Aromatics' Customer Service department is filling orders for Meelium, a deodorizing concentrate.