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hydroisomerization

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  • n. The isomerization of alkane hydrocarbons via an intermediate alkene; used especially in oil refining

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  • In geek terminology, the oil is first deoxygeneated and then isoparaffinic hydrocarbons are created via hydroisomerization.

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  • The algal fatty acid product is catalytically decarboxylated and converted into paraffinic hydrocarbons (alkanes), followed by mild hydrocracking and hydroisomerization to make biojet fuel comprised of C

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