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  • n. Plural form of diluent.

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  • (referred to as "diluents") from US refineries and supply centers and increased demand for diluent by petroleum producers in the oil sands and heavy crude oil production regions in

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  • From Enbridge's website: "Enbridge's Southern Lights Project is designed to bridge the gap between the available supply of light hydrocarbons (referred to as" diluents ") from US refineries and supply centers and increased demand for diluent by petroleum producers in the oil sands and heavy crude oil production regions in Western Canada.

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  • From Enbridge's website: "Enbridge's Southern Lights Project is designed to bridge the gap between the available supply of light hydrocarbons (referred to as "diluents") from US refineries and supply centers and increased demand for diluent by petroleum producers in the oil sands and heavy crude oil production regions in Western Canada.

    WN.com - Business News

  • The railway will deliver the oil sands production through the use of insulated and heatable railcars or by reducing its viscosity by mixing it with condensates or diluents.

    Diane Francis: Game-changer: Canadian oil sands will bypass US for Asia

  • I need to get our mineral make up line up and going and then maybe diffuser reeds/diluents.

    New Molds at BB

  • The 24 inch pipeline transports 215,000 barrels per day of diluted bitumen from the mine to the upgrader, and the 12-inch return line transports 65,000 barrels per day of diluents back to the mine for re-use.

    Athabasca, Alberta

  • It is a wicked error to say that smokers are drunkards; drink they do, but of gentle diluents mostly, for fierce stimulants of wine or strong liquors are abhorrent to the real lover of the Indian weed.

    Little Travels and Roadside Sketches

  • For example, they may be employed as sprays, powders, drenches, or diluents in irrigation water - even through trickle - or subsurface-irrigation systems.

    4 What's in a Neem

  • The diluents in which bromine is employed are usually ether, chloroform, acetic acid, hydrochloric acid, carbon bisulphide and water, and, less commonly, alcohol, potassium bromide and hydrobromic acid; the excess of bromine being removed by heating, by sulphurous acid or by shaking with mercury.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3 "Brescia" to "Bulgaria"

  • Large amounts of shell grits and meal are used as diluents in the manufacture of dynamite.

    Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the 43rd Annual Meeting Rockport, Indiana, August 25, 26 and 27, 1952

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