8. Glycol Dehydration as a Mass Transfer Rate Process

  1. Ying (Alice) Wu2,
  2. John J. Carroll3 and
  3. Zhimin Du4
  1. Nathan A. Hatcher,
  2. Jaime L. Nava and
  3. Ralph H. Weiland

Published Online: 30 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118175552.ch8

Carbon Dioxide Sequestration and Related Technologies

Carbon Dioxide Sequestration and Related Technologies

How to Cite

Hatcher, N. A., Nava, J. L. and Weiland, R. H. (2011) Glycol Dehydration as a Mass Transfer Rate Process, in Carbon Dioxide Sequestration and Related Technologies (eds Y. (. Wu, J. J. Carroll and Z. Du), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118175552.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Sphere Technology Connection

  2. 3

    Gas Liquids Engineering, Ltd.

  3. 4

    Southwest Petroleum University

Author Information

  1. Optimized Gas Treating, Inc., Sugar Land, TX

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 13 JUN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470938768

Online ISBN: 9781118175552

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Keywords:

  • phase equilibrium;
  • glycol dehydration;
  • Stahl columns;
  • stripping gas;
  • mass transfer rate model

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Phase Equilibrium

  • Process Simulation

  • Dehydration Column Performance

  • Stahl Columns and Stripping Gas

  • Interesting Observations from a Mass Transfer Rate Model

  • Factors That Affect Dehydration of Sweet Gases

  • Dehydration of Acid Gases

  • Conclusions