blending stock

blending stock

[′blen·diŋ ‚stäk]
(chemical engineering)
Any substance used for compounding gasoline, including natural gasoline, catalytically reformed products, and additives. Also known as blendstock.
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Octomax is a novel technology developed in- house by the research and development centre of Indian Oil for production of highoctane gasoline blending stock from the C4 stream to give very high octane number of the product," the statement said.
It added, "Octomax is a novel technology developed in-house by the research and development centre of Indian Oil, for production of high-octane gasoline blending stock from the C4 stream to give very high octane number of the product.
Ethanol, an ideal blending stock for gasoline production, will help in meeting the rising gasoline demand of India, concluded the companies.
Last week, a document from Venezuela's state-run energy company PDVSA seen by Reuters showed Venezuela was considering importing crude oil for the first time and could use Algerian light crude as blending stock to boost sales of its own extra-heavy oil.
and the market is short of blending stock to blend down these," a trader said.
Honeywell Green Diesel offers value as a blending stock for refiners seeking to enhance existing diesel and to expand the diesel pool.
FAMEs are used as blending stock for diesel fuel in refinery applications, and there is concern that other products using the same production, storage and transport systems, such as aviation turbine fuel, can become cross-contaminated with FAME and create problems with jet engine performance.
Octomax, a "novel technology" developed in-house by the Research and Development Centre of Indian Oil, involves conversion of cracked C4 streams to high-octane gasoline blending stock for production of Euro-IV/V equivalent gasoline.
Aramco also sells a regular cargo of heavy sulphur gas oil of more than one percent each month, which is used as a blending stock for fuel oil.
Compared to diesel found at the pump today, which ranges from 40 to 60 cetane, green diesel offers value as a blending stock for refiners seeking to enhance existing diesel fuels and expand the diesel pool.
Ethanol, a suitable blending stock for gasoline production, will help fulfill the growing gasoline demand of India.
MDT in a unit that produces high octane blending stock for gasoline.