- Created by: mia ramo
- Created on: 07-11-19 19:28
Crude oil is a non-renewable resource found in rocks.Mainly made from hydrocarbons.Formed from plankton biomass that was buried in mud.
Alkanes are hydrocarbons with only single bonds.
Methane, ethane, propane, butane
Steps of fractional distilation
Oil heated to form a gas, enters the column. Column is cooler at the top and hotter at the bottom
Gas rises in the column and cools down
When one fraction reaches its boiling point it…