In the chemical and hydrocarbon processing industries, emulsion breakers are designed to extract impurities and salt from oil prior to refining it. For more than a decade, GE has been developing leading chemical treatment to improve phase separation efficiency and reduce overall operating costs.
GE's Embreak solution is an oil-based asphaltene stabilizer, specifically formulated for use in refinery desalter optimization and other oil/water separation equipment. Embreak is designed to:
See how this US Gulf Coast refinery was able to successfully adopt an aggressive strategy of blending tight oils, including Eagle Ford (EF), to significantly increase profit margin and supply flexibility.Read the story
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