The Effect of H2S on Hydrogen and Carbon Black Production from Sour Natural Gas


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Hydrogen and carbon black production via thermal decomposition of natural gas have been achieved using a carbon black furnace. Direct heat transfer from inert hot gases (argon) introduced into sour gas. The carbon black furnace is a small-scale axial flow reactor. There are 3 main chemical reactions through which carbon black is produced. Finally results indicate that the most influencing factor over these chemical reactions and CH4 and H2S conversions is reactor temperature.



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M. Tazimi et al., "The Effect of H2S on Hydrogen and Carbon Black Production from Sour Natural Gas", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 110-116, pp. 2131-2138, 2012

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October 2011




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