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Adsorbents

BASF leads the way in helping businesses and institutions across industries meet and exceed stringent moisture control standards with a variety of superior and unique alumina, desiccant and adsorbent technologies that underscore BASF’s reputation for delivering ingenious answers to tough business challenges.

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Air Drying / Compressed Air

Air Drying / Compressed Air

High performance desiccants for the Air Drying industry

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Natural Gas Treatment

Natural Gas Treatment

BASF has supplied the natural gas processing industry for decades with the unique Sorbead® aluminosilicate gel adsorbent for the simultaneous removal of water and hydrocarbons.

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Bed Supports

Bed Supports

Activated alumina and tabular alumina spherical bed supports for refining and petrochemical applications

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Catalysts Intermediates

Catalysts Intermediates

BASF offers broad portfolio of intermediates for catalysts and functional materials manufacturing.

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DeOxo

DeOxo

Catalysts for the removal of oxygen from different streams (nitrogen, noble gases, off-gases) or the removal of hydrogen from streams used in the production of Urea.

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Hydrogen Peroxide

Hydrogen Peroxide

High performance activated alumina for regeneration of working solution in Hydrogen Peroxide plants.

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Industrial Gases

Industrial Gases

Organic and inorganic industrial gases can be found in various areas including refining, food processing, semiconductors, water treatment, medical, and others. BASF provides superior adsorbents for the purification of industrial gases.

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Olefin Purification

Olefin Purification

BASF offers since more than 30 years a broad portfolio for treating streams used in polyethylene, polypropylene or cumene units. The portfolio also covers units recovering olefins like ethylene or propylene recovery units or generating olefins like dehydrogenation units or steamcrackers.

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Sulfur Recovery Units

Sulfur Recovery Units

BASF has a full portfolio of products to supply the complete SRU package. BASF titania and alumina catalysts are installed in some of the largest Claus units in the world.

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Refinery

Refinery

Fluid Catalytic Cracking (FCC) catalyst and additive offerings together with our expert technical services build the right solution to create value within any unit’s constraints.

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0.5% Pd/AS R Dedux 12792

Dedux 12792 is used for the removal of hydrogen by reaction with oxygen (De-oxo reaction). Dedux 12792 is a catalyst in the form of spheres with a nominal diameter of 4 – 8 mm and with Palladium as active component. The high surface area carrier allows for high activity. At the same time, the material shows low pressure drop due to its large size.

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Adsorbent Solutions for Compressed Air Drying

The compression of humid ambient air, for example in an industrial application, produces liquid water by condensation. If the application does not allow moisture for chemical-physical reasons or danger arises due to the precipitation of the moisture, the air must be dried before compression.

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Adsorbents Brochure

BASF offers a wide range of adsorbents for a broad spectrum of applications in industries such as refining, petrochemical, chemical, and gas processing. The BASF portfolio includes proprietary alumina, silica, bentonite adsorbent technologies and the base metal oxide PuriStar® line of guard beds.

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Custom Manufacturing Services Technical Guideline

BASF maintains a wide range of materials handling and processing equipment to meet both our own manufacturing requirements and the needs of a diverse group of toll processing customers.

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Oxidation of Copper-Based Adsorbents

PuriStar® R3-15 and R3-16 are used for the conversion of CO and H2, which can be present in trace amounts in ethylene. For application details, please refer to the respective datasheets.

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Spent Adsorbent Technical Guideline

The handling of spent PuriStar R3-12 and Selexsorb AS requires special care. The following indications describe typical methods for unloading these materials.

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