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crude oil

PostPosted: Sat Jan 23, 2010 2:07 am
by falcon1933
ever think about this, on average how many gal. of refined oil is produced from 1 barrel of crude oil :?:

Re: crude oil

PostPosted: Sun Jan 24, 2010 12:21 am
by Dirtman
falcon1933 wrote:ever think about this, on average how many gal. of refined oil is produced from 1 barrel of crude oil :?:


In Oct '09, the average yield for US refineries was about 1.2% into lubricants, 47% into finished gasoline. This is a national average and is dependent on the crude oil, refinery, etc.

For more information, see: http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/dnav/pet/pet_p ... _pct_m.htm