28 October 2009, Wednesday, 15:13

Bashkir benzenes meet state standards

author: Olga Gorunova

The company “BASHKIRNEFTEPRODUCT” started sales of the benzenes, meeting the class Euro4, worked out at Ufa refineries in accordance with the state standards of Russian Federation.

“Just few companies, specializing in oil processing, are able to produce the benzenes of a new generation in the country” – the General Director of JSC “BASHNEFT” Viktor Khoroshavtsev says – “Ufa refines stands in the list of such companies and their benzenes are sold out by JSC “BASHKIRNEFTEPRODUCT”.

By their characteristics the new sorts of benzenes correspond to the fourth class in accordance with the Russian technical regulations and to the European standards (Euro4), the news-service of the company reports. At that the content of sulfur doesn’t exceed 50 ppm and it corresponds to the sulfur content state standard II. These fuels possess high antiknock properties, achieved thanks to the presence of special fuel compositions in the benzenes. The content of benzol and benzene hydrocarbons in the fuel staff is minimized and the usage of such benzenes allows reducing the bent for incrustation and the risk of corrosion.