Sulphur, a by-product of hydrogen sulphide (H2S), has many industrial uses. This course describes the processes used to break down H2S separated from natural gas by sweetening processes. The Claus process is discussed in detail. Learn about the operation of a sulphur plant, including process control and air quality considerations. The handling, storage and shipping of sulphur are described.
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Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Describe sulphur recovery processes
- Discuss sulphur plant processes
- Describe sulphur plant operations
- Describe tail gas cleanup