Definition of "hydroprocessing" [hydroprocessing]

  • Any of several chemical engineering processes including hydrogenation, hydrocracking and hydrotreating, especially as part of oil refining. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "hydroprocessing" in a sentence
  • "The Meraux refinery is 40 miles from its refinery in St. Charles, La., and includes a 34,000-barrel-a-day hydrocracker and significant hydroprocessing capacity for clean diesel production."
  • "ART is a leading global supplier of hydroprocessing catalysts which remove sulfur and other contaminants from petroleum to produce more environmentally-friendly transportation fuels, and allow refiners to process less expensive feedstocks."
  • "ART was established to develop and supply hydroprocessing catalysts and is the largest shareholder of Kuwait Catalyst Company, a privately held Kuwaiti company and a supplier of hydroprocessing catalysts for petroleum refining in the Arabian Gulf region."