Carbon black production: An alternative to flaring of associated gas in oil wells

Ilbas M.

2nd Trabzon International Energy and Environment Symposium, Trabzon, Turkey, 26 - 29 July 1998, pp.299-301 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
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  • City: Trabzon
  • Country: Turkey
  • Page Numbers: pp.299-301
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: No


In oil producing countries (i.e Nigeria), with increased production of oil, the quantity of associated natural gas is increasing. Although, major portion of this gas is committed to various consumers like fertileser corporation, LPG stations, power stations etc., a substantial quantity of the gas is flared due to lack of ready market.