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Phenol Process by Sunoco and UOP LLC

The Sunoco/UOP phenol process produces high-quality phenol and acetone by liquid-phase peroxidation of cumene. Key process steps: Oxidation and concentration (1): Cumene is oxidized to cumene hydroperoxide (CHP). A small amount of dimethylphenylcarbinol (DMPC) is also formed, but low-pressure and … Continue reading

12. June 2018 by sam
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Phenol Process by Lummus Technology

The Polimeri/Lummus process is used to produce highquality phenol and acetone products from cumene. Alphamethylstyrene (AMS) and pharmaceutical-grade acetone can be produced as byproducts if required. The process is based on air oxidation of cumene to cumene hydroperoxide (CHP) followed … Continue reading

11. June 2018 by sam
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Phenol Process by Kellogg Brown & Root

A high-yield process to produce high-purity phenol and acetone from cumene with optional byproduct recovery of alpha methylstyrene (AMS) and acetophenone (AP). Cumene is oxidized (1) with air at high efficiency (+95%) to produce cumene hydroperoxide (CHP), which is concentrated … Continue reading

11. June 2018 by sam
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