international magazine
05 / 2009

Providing reliability in gas supplies
BASF will supply a large shipment of Sorbead® silica gel for cleaning natural gas

BASF’s Catalysts division will provide a total of 2,000 tons of its Sorbead® H and WS for the world’s largest gas dehydration and hydrocarbon removal plant based on adsorption technology, located at the Portovaya Compression Station near the Russian town of Vyborg. The total represents the single largest amount of Sorbead® ever ordered for gas purification.