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distillation

 [dis″tĭ-la´shun]
the process of vaporizing and condensing a substance to purify it or to separate a volatile substance from less volatile substances. Called also vaporization.
fractional distillation separation of volatilizable substances into a number of fractions, based on their different boiling points.

frac·tion·al dis·til·la·tion

distillation of a compound liquid at varying degrees of heat whereby the components of different boiling points are collected separately.

fractional distillation (frakˑ·shl dis·t·lāˑ·shn),

n the process of separating the portions of a mixture by heating it and condensing the components according to their different boiling points.

distillation

vaporization; the process of vaporizing and condensing a substance to purify the substance or to separate a volatile substance from less volatile substances.

fractional distillation
separation of volatilizable substances into a number of fractions, based on their different boiling points.
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A fractional distillation was performed using a lab-size glass fractional distillation unit containing column packed with S/S Knit Mesh packing material (2.
A mid-size range of stainless steel Fractional Distillation Systems for batch or continuous high purity chemical processing or solvent recovery is described in the brochure.
Still, oil refiners are clever people, and using techniques such as fractional distillation, cracking and reforming they can extract a wide variety of products from raw crude.
Vital to the success of the joint venture is its prominent expertise in separations technologies, including fractional distillation, extractive distillation, azeotropic distillation, liquid-liquid extraction, reactive distillation, absorption, stripping and acid gas removal.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Vacuum Pump, Heating mantle of 250, 500 and 1000 mL capacity, Fractional distillation set, Weighing Balance (3 digit), Centrifuge (Remi Equivalent), Distilled water plant, Microwave oven, Thermostatic water bath for kinetics, Conductometers, Potentiometers, Colorimeters, Refractometers, Platinum wire (?
The processing capabilities include the following: wipe film evaporation treatment, a unique form of vacuum distillation used to remove impurities from the waste oil and thereby enhancing the quality; atmospheric distillation of oily waste waters, by which oil is separated from water and other impurities are removed; and fractional distillation, whereby products are distilled by multiple cuts according to their various boiling points.
equilibrium apparatus (VLE apparatus, V -notch, Packed bed Column, Incubator, Fractional distillation, Electric Oven, UV VIS Spectro Photometer etc.
In addition, with the acquisition of three more fractional distillation units, Lebermuth can fractionate and distill oils more efficiently, Mr.
Processes that are acceptable for removing/isolation are: fractional distillations, rectifications, and molecular distillations of natural fragrance materials, also as defined by the Guild.

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