The following mini-lecture presents each phase of the crude oil refining process and the various products that are extracted from each barrel of oil.
Key Learning Points for the Mini-Lecture: Crude Oil Refining
While watching the Mini-Lecture, keep in mind the following key points and questions:
- Products made from a barrel of crude oil
- Refining process
- Conversion = “Cracking,” Reforming, Alkylation, “coking”
- Types of refined products
Want to Learn More?
Watch the following 10-minute video to learn more about petroleum refining.