Distillation Columns

Kettle Type Reboiler

A kettle type reboiler is placed beside the bottom of a distillation column since it receives any bottom liquids

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Chemical Engineering

How Does Reverse Osmosis Work?

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Magnetically Coupled Pumps

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Chemical Engineering

Thermosyphon Reboiler Working Principle

A thermosyphon reboiler is a type of natural circulation reboiler that utilizes the difference in density between the inlet liquid and outlet vapor-liquid mixture to provide the needed head to circulate the column bottoms into the reboiler

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Chemical Engineering

Pressure Driven Membrane Processes

A pressure driven membrane process is simply a membrane separation process where the feed solution is forced through a semipermeable membrane via a hydrostatic pressure gradient.

What Is Gas Absorption & How Does It Work? Gas Absorption process
Chemical Engineering

Gas Absorption Packed Column

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Process Principles

How Does Liquid Liquid Extraction Work

Liquid-liquid extraction (LLE) separates mixture components from their non-gaseous carrier substances via contact with a liquid.

Gear Pump

Types Of Industrial Pumps

There are two main types of pumps used in industrial applications namely dynamic pumps and positive displacement pumps.

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