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Offline abhijitshrotri

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Bench scale stirred tank slurry reactor
« on: December 22, 2010, 08:55:54 PM »
          I am trying to design a bench scale high pressure stirred tank slurry reactor. The reactant is insoluble in water and hence forms a slurry, it is supposed to react with water and hydrogen gas (Also helps in agitation)  in the presence of solid catalyst. The products are soluble in water and i intend to take it out of the reactor through a membranes so the unreacted solid and catalyst remain in the reactor.

Looking for any helpful tips, ideas, comments, and bench or large scale commercial reactor systems you might know of.

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Re: Bench scale stirred tank slurry reactor
« Reply #1 on: December 25, 2010, 06:19:49 PM »
What is the reactant?

What is the pressure? (how high is high pressure)

Without knowing what your process conditions are, how can anyone give you advice? I wouldn't focus on building a reactor anyway--such things are available commercially, for a price.
Neither flask nor beaker.

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