TITLE

CATALYTIC CRACKING OF EUPHORBIA SPECIES: ANALYSIS OF THE NAPHTHA FRACTIONS

AUTHOR(S)
PADMAJA, K. V.
PUB. DATE
July 2015
SOURCE
Biomass Bulletin;2014, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p90
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the development of alternative sources of energy such as the use of plants as renewable sources for fuel wherein it upgraded to liquid fuels through fluidized catalytic cracking.
ACCESSION #
110862864

 

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