Is your Blending Unit Earning Money or Losing Money?

(September  6, 2018) —Contributed by Christopher F. Hastings, Market Specialist – Petroleum Just say you had a blend tank with 100,000 bpd and it was off-specification [Octane] and it has to be downgraded from 95 octane to 93 octane. It could easily cost $96,500 in lost revenue per batch! Successful blending is a function of […]

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How Your Favorite Condiments Are Made

Updated May 28th, 2019 A plate of meaty, juicy burgers hits the table. What’s your go-to condiment to put the delicious finishing touch on your meal? Is it the rich tomato flavor of ketchup? Do you prefer the smooth tanginess of mayo? Perhaps you’re more of a mustard person, or maybe the condiment of choice […]

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