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Alkalinizing reagent Hercules 0918

Alkalinizing reagent “HERCULES 0918” intended for alkalization of demineralized oil at its primary processing units. The alkalizing agent HERCULES 0918 is a composition of amine derivatives in a water-alcohol solution. The alkalizing reagent “HERCULES 0918” is produced in accordance with TU 2458-053-17423242-2011 with amendment 1.

Used in services

Protection of technological equipment for the processing

of hydrocarbon raw materials


The alkalizing agent “HERCULES 0918” is dosed together with an aqueous solution of NaOH into desalted oil in front of the mixing device constantly using a dosing pump. 


Dosing can be done directly from product drums or from work containers. The consumption of the reagent depends on the quality of the oil and the requirements for the level of chemical and technological protection of the equipment and can vary between 3 – 15.

physical and chemical indicators
AppearanceHomogeneous liquid from colorless to light brown
Density at 20С, g/cm3 within0.850 – 0.950
Neutralizing capacity, l/g-eq HCl, not higher0.2
Pour point, С, not higherminus 35