Glycol entrainment issues

Asked by odadmin 6 years, 3 months ago | 1 Answers

What are the issues to the downstream system a Glycol (TEG) entrainment can cause?

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odadmin 6 years, 3 months ago

Glycol entrainment can cause following downstream problems:

  • Pipeline corrosion
  • Contamination of downstream processes
  • Blockage in cryogenic plants due to TEG freezing
  • Reduced performance of downstream adsorption plant, e.g. molecular sieves or silica gel

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