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any of various volatile flammable liquid hydrocarbon mixtures

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Carbon Holding is an industrial developer that performs oil and gas projects in Egypt in addition to the Naptha Cracker project.
Qatar's export of naptha touched $2bn in 2011, LPG reached $1.
Rajesh has been charged with duty evasion and illegal storage of naptha and furnace oil in Goa in 2005- 06 and 2006- 07.
The tanker, carrying 58,000 metric tons of naptha, was on its way to Singapore for refueling when it knocked into the bulk carrier that was coming out of Port Dickson and heading to Singapore also.
There are also a few exceptions as naptha became expensive by three percent and food items like jowar, tea, urad moong and rice by two percent.
With the advent of the automobile, the demand for naptha began to greatly exceed that for the higher boiling fractions.
Firstly, plastic bags are made from Naptha, a by-product of oil which, if not used to make plastic bags, is flared off into the environment.
Nor do plastic bags waste oil--they use by-products of oil such as ethylene, naptha and propylene that would otherwise have to be flared off.
HAZMAT, such as paint waste, thinner, and NAPTHA, have considerably lower flashpoints.
15 for a contract to supply and install a 6,000 b/d catalytic reforming unit and an 8,500 b/d naptha hydro-desulphurisation unit for the Qayarah refinery in the north of the country.
Shaw has already worked on the first phase of the project, which focused on a gasoline desulfurization unit and coker naptha splitter unit at the Garyville facility.
Product Managers and Major Products: Dial, Coast, Tone and Pure & Natural soaps; Purex detergents, bleach and fabric softener; Zout stain removers; Trend detergent; Borateem bleach; Vano and Sta-Flo starches; Boraxo soap; 20 Mule Team borax and Fels Naptha laundry soap; Renuzit air fresheners.
The Westwood Tyre and Rim Company (Ltd), Milk Street, was summoned at the instance of Frank Austin Jarrett, explosives inspector, for keeping 22 gallons of naptha on their premises without a license.
Upon completion, the plant is expected to convert 100 million cubic feet per day of natural gas into about 10,000 barrels per day of sulphur-free and aromatic-free diesel, jet fuels, naptha and other high quality specially products, said Duwaik.
And the supposed payoff of pyrolysis is that it generates marketable chemicals like naptha and benzene that can be used to make more plastic.