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Membranes: Separation of Organic Vapors from Gas Streams

  1. Klaus Ohlrogge1,
  2. Kai Stürken2

Published Online: 15 OCT 2005

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.j16_j01

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Ohlrogge, K. and Stürken, K. 2005. Membranes: Separation of Organic Vapors from Gas Streams. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    GKSS Forschungszentrum Geesthacht GmbH, Geesthacht, Federal Republic of Germany

  2. 2

    Sterling Sihi GmbH, Itzehoe, Federal Republic of Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2005

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Introduction
2.Membranes
3.Membrane Selectivity
3.1.Temperature, Pressure, and Feed-Gas Concentration
3.2.Real-Gas Behavior
3.3.Concentration Polarization
3.4.Joule–Thomson Effect
4.Applications
4.1.Gasoline Vapor Recovery
4.2.Retrofitting of Activated Carbon Based Vapor Recovery Units
4.3.Emission Reduction at Gas Stations
4.4.Off-Gas Treatment in the Chemical Industry
4.5.Recovery of Vinyl Chloride Monomer from Off-Gas of PVC Production
4.6.Batch Reactions and Vacuum Drying of Fine Chemicals
4.7.Polyolefin Production Processes
4.8.Oil and Gas Production