shale naphtha

shale naphtha

[′shāl ‚naf·thə]
(materials)
Naphtha derived from shale oil, usually containing 60-70% olefins and other hydrocarbons.
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During 1991, discussions with the Australian Federal Government resulted in providing exemption to product excise taxes on up to 600,000 barrels of gasoline derived from oil shale naphtha until the end of 2005 (maximum A$36 million per year).