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SIDESTREAM BLENDING [1 record]

Record 1 2014-05-02

English

Subject field(s)
  • Measuring Instruments
  • Biomass Energy
DEF

A process where one or more products are metered into a line containing the primary product.

OBS

The resulting blend is then measured as a blend by an approved and inspected meter, for trade purposes.

OBS

"Side" stream blending is similar to in-line blending except one product component is delivered upstream to another product component. "Side" stream blending is typically used to inject ethanol into gasoline. Ethanol is injected into the gasoline stream and the blend is measured by the custody transfer meter.

Key term(s)
  • sidestream blending

French

Domaine(s)
  • Appareils de mesure
  • Énergie de la biomasse
DEF

Processus au cours duquel un ou plusieurs produits sont mesurés dans une canalisation contenant le produit principal.

OBS

Le mélange résultant est ensuite mesuré comme un mélange par un compteur approuvé et inspecté, à des fins commerciales.

Spanish

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