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petroleum coke

[pə′trō·lē·əm ‚kōk]
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A carbonaceous solid material made by the destructive heating of high-molecular-weight petroleum-refining residues.
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Pet coke is a solid non-volatile residue obtained as the final still product in the distillation of crude petroleum.
Pet coke is a solid non-volatile residue which is obtained as the final still product in the distillation of crude petroleum and whose purity makes it desirable for metallurgical processes, for carbon electrodes, and as a fuel.
When pet coke piles were stored in the open near the Detroit River years ago, it blew into residents homes, impacted businesses, flowed into the Great Lakes basin and resulted in a massive dark dust cloud that drifted over the River.
Describing the ban on the use of pet coke and furnace oil in the NCR as a "huge, huge step", Supreme Court lawyer and amicus curiae in environmental matters Aparajita Singh said the court's order had blocked American petroleum coke from reaching India's shores after China banned it.
LAHORE -- Pakistan International Bulk Terminals Limited (PIBTL) has achieved a milestone in cargo handling by efficiently unloading first ever pet coke coal vessel at PIBT Terminal in just around 17 hours, saving the importer precious time and money.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Oct 9 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday put restriction on import of petroleum coke or pet coke by the aluminium and calciner industries up to 0.5 million tonnes and 1.4 million tonnes respectively per year.
The global calcined pet coke market is experiencing the lucrative growth from the last couple of years and also expected to expand at a double digit CAGR in the coming forecast period owing to its significant applications in several end use industries in the global market.
The state-of- the-art refinery will bolster the energy industry of the Sultanate by strengthening the supply and production of Diesel, Jet fuel, Naphtha, LPG, Sulfur and Pet coke as its primary products.
NPA said the remaining 28 ships contained buckwheat, fertiliser, bulk gypsum, bulk sugar, steel, pet coke, base oil, frozen fish, empty containers, general cargo and containers laden with goods.
Custom duty of 5pc and 6pc on coal and pet coke should be reduced to zero per cent.
Advanced technology Duqm Refinery will bolster the production of diesel, jet fuel, naphtha, Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG), sulphur and pet coke as its primary products.
It's a disgrace that India is importing the world's dirtiest fuel, pet coke, from America, while it is banned there to curb domestic pollution!