Axens’ Solvent hydrogenation unit uses a highly active catalyst and operates in the liquid phase under mild conditions to minimize the investment and operating cost.
The Axens Solvent Hydrogenation technology covers alternative configurations, with main reactor and/or a polishing reactor as function of the expected specifications
Mild operating condition
limiting capital expenditure allowing the use of carbon steel
Liquid phase hydrogenation
Limit the use of utility to vaporize the feedstock, saving operating cost & reducing the environmental impact