Promotion effect of polymers and surfactants on hydrate formation rate

2002-11-01
Karaaslan, U
Parlaktuna, Mahmut
The promotion effect of two polymers and three surfactants on methane hydrate formation was investigated in a high-pressure system. For all of the tested chemicals, 1 wt % aqueous solutions were prepared and methane hydrate was formed in those media to detect their effect on hydrate formation rate. It was determined that Igepal-520 is the most effective promoter on methane hydrate formation rate with respect to a reference test carried out by using only pure water.
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Citation Formats
U. Karaaslan and M. Parlaktuna, “Promotion effect of polymers and surfactants on hydrate formation rate,” ENERGY & FUELS, pp. 1413–1416, 2002, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: https://hdl.handle.net/11511/49038.