Crude oil mind map

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  • Crude oil and fuels
    • Burning hydrocarbons
      • incomplete combustion
        • Carbon monoxide
          • toxic
        • Soot/carbon
          • Global diming
      • complete combustion
        • carbon dioxide
          • Enhanced Greenhouse effect
      • sulphur dioxide-impurity
      • nitrogen dioxide- 80%in the air
        • Acid rain
          • sulphur dioxide-impurity
    • Other fuels
      • Hydrogen
        • Volatile
        • Only by product- water
        • Clean flame- no particulates
        • Very Quick
        • Renuable
        • Storage
        • Have to make using electrolosis first
          • Fossil fuels
          • Expenisve
        • Explosive- safety hazard
      • Biodesil
        • Carbon neutral
        • Renuable
        • Sustainable
        • Can go in any car
        • Land-contriversial
        • Habitats destroyed
          • Rainforest
        • Unclean flame
          • Global dimming
      • Ethanol
        • Volatile- not too much
        • Clean flame
        • Can be carbon neutral
        • Land
        • Sugar cane can only be grown in certain countries
    • Mixture of a large number of compounds
      • 2 or more elements or compounds not chemically combined together
        • Separate by fractional distilation
          • Boiling points
          • Flammability- volatility
      • Hydrocarbons
        • Alkanes
          • Covalent bond
        • Saturated
          • Alkanes
            • Covalent bond
        • CnH(2n+2)
          • Ethane
            • 2 carbons
          • Propane
            • 3 carbons
          • Methane
            • 1 carbon
          • Butane
            • 4 carbons
    • Viscosity
      • Separate by fractional distilation
        • Boiling points
        • Flammability- volatility

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