arostat process

arostat process

[′ar·ə‚stat ‚präs·əs]
(chemical engineering)
A process in which aromatic molecules are saturated by catalytic hydrogenation to produce high-quality jet fuels, low-aromatic-content solvents, and high-purity cyclohexane from benzene.
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