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Pyrophorics prone process or equipment list

asked Jul 28, 2014 in Material by ChemKB (8,210 points)
Where pyrophorics scales or chemicals have been known to form in oil and gas processes or equipment?

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answered Jul 28, 2014 by michelnr (590 points)
  • Crude oil tanks 
  • Sour water tanks 
  • Sour service vessels such as:
    • Coke drums
    • Distillation columns
    • Inlet separators
    • Pig receiver / launchers 
  • Reactors 
  • Marine tankers 
  • Filter cake deposits
  • Asphalt tanks 
  • API Separators 
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