Reactor with Recycle and Purge Stream

This system with recycle and a purge stream simulates an ammonia synthesis process. Adjust fractional conversion and the fraction of exit stream purged using the sliders. The fraction of feed lost to the purge stream and the ratio of recycled methane to feed methane are shown.

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This simulation was made at the University of Colorado Boulder, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering.  Author: Neil Hendren

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