Patents Assigned to SABIC Global Technologies B.V.
  • Publication number: 20210323885
    Abstract: Seaweed and/or seaweed extract coated fertilizer core, methods for their use, and production thereof, are disclosed. The fertilizer core, coated by the seaweed and/or seaweed coating, can contain 50 wt. % or more, based on the total weight of the core, of a urea-based fertilizer, or an inorganic fertilizer containing one or more of nitrogen, phosphorus, or potassium, or a combination thereof. The coating can include a seaweed and/or seaweed extract, and optionally contain or exclude gypsum, water insoluble polymer(s) other than native water insoluble polymers present in the seaweed or extract thereof, water, solubilizing agent(s), anticaking agent(s), and/or binding agent(s).
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 23, 2019
    Publication date: October 21, 2021
    Applicant: SABIC Global Technologies B.V.
    Inventors: Ravi HEGDE, Satish BURLA, Samik GUPTA, Ahmed DAJAM
  • Publication number: 20210323901
    Abstract: A method of storing and/or transporting oxo alcohol, comprises: combining an oxo alcohol having an initial aldehyde content X and an initial peroxide content Y with 5 ppm to 100 ppm of a phenolic antioxidant, preferably a phenolic antioxidant without ester linkage groups; and storing and/or transporting the oxo alcohol. The oxo alcohol can be used to produce a plasticizer, e.g., without adversely affecting color.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 22, 2019
    Publication date: October 21, 2021
    Applicant: SABIC GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES B.V.
    Inventors: Paul SOMAK, Ritesh NANDY, Ameen GHAMDI-AL, Umesh Krishna HASYAGAR, Vinod S. NAIR, Abdullah Saad AL-DUGHAITHER
  • Patent number: 11149139
    Abstract: The invention relates to a process for the preparation of a final heterophasic propylene copolymer (A) having a final melt flow rate in the range from 65 to 110 dg/min, comprising visbreaking an intermediate heterophasic propylene copolymer (A?) having an intermediate melt flow rate, which intermediate melt flow rate is lower than the final melt flow rate, to obtain the final heterophasic propylene copolymer, wherein the intermediate heterophasic propylene copolymer (A?) consists of (a) a propylene-based matrix, (b) a dispersed ethylene-?-olefin copolymer, wherein the sum of the total amount of propylene-based matrix and total amount of the dispersed ethylene-?-olefin copolymer in the intermediate heterophasic propylene copolymer is 100 wt % based on the intermediate heterophasic propylene copolymer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 12, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 19, 2021
    Assignee: SABIC GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES B.V.
    Inventors: Christelle Marie Helene Grein, Benoit Therese Philippe Lecouvet
  • Patent number: 11148985
    Abstract: A process for producing ethylene and syngas comprising reacting, via OCM, first reactant mixture (CH4&O2) in first reaction zone comprising OCM catalyst to produce first product mixture comprising ethylene, ethane, hydrogen, CO2, CO, and unreacted methane; introducing second reactant mixture comprising first product mixture to second reaction zone excluding catalyst to produce second product mixture comprising ethylene, ethane, hydrogen, CO, CO2, and unreacted methane, wherein a common reactor comprises both the first and second reaction zones, wherein ethane of second reactant mixture undergoes cracking to ethylene, wherein CO2 of second reactant mixture undergoes hydrogenation to CO, and wherein an amount of ethylene in the second product mixture is greater than in the first product mixture; recovering methane stream, ethane stream, CO2 stream, ethylene stream, and syngas stream (CO&H2) from the second product mixture; and recycling the ethane stream and the carbon dioxide stream to second reaction
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 29, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 19, 2021
    Assignee: Sabic Global Technologies, B.V.
    Inventors: Aghaddin Mamedov, David West, Vidya Sagar Reddy Sarsani, Wugeng Liang
  • Publication number: 20210316279
    Abstract: Methods of producing a catalyst for oxidation of C2 hydrocarbons and methods of using the catalyst are disclosed. Molybdenum, vanadium, and niobium metal or metal containing compounds are used to form a slurry in water. After agitating the slurry for at least 15 minutes, palladium or a palladium containing compound is added to the slurry. After further agitation, a precipitate is collected, dried and calcined to obtain an active catalyst, with palladium primarily distributed on a surface of the catalyst. The active catalyst is capable of catalyzing the conversion of C2 hydrocarbons into acetic acid.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 17, 2019
    Publication date: October 14, 2021
    Applicant: SABIC Global Technologies B.V.
    Inventors: Srikant GOPAL, Turki AL-SMARI
  • Publication number: 20210309591
    Abstract: Systems and methods for producing light olefins and BTX are disclosed. A feed stream comprising mixed C4 paraffins is first separated into a first stream comprising primarily isobutane, and a second stream comprising primarily n-butane. The first stream is processed in a catalytic cracking unit and the second stream is processed in a steam cracking unit. The resulting streams from the catalytic cracking unit and the steam cracking unit are separated to form product streams including an ethylene stream, a propylene stream, and a BTX stream.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2019
    Publication date: October 7, 2021
    Applicant: SABIC Global Technologies B.V.
    Inventors: Talal ALI, Nabil ALYASSER, Ahmed S. ALZENAIDI
  • Patent number: 11136438
    Abstract: A process for producing polyolefin particles from a polyolefin composition, comprising the steps of: a) providing a melted composition of a polyolefin and b) providing particles from the melted composition by: b1) mixing a first flow of a supercritical fluid in the melted composition in a pressure vessel to obtain a solution saturated with the supercritical fluid and b2) passing the solution from the pressure vessel through a throttling device to a spraying tower to expand the solution to obtain the polyolefin particles in the spraying tower, wherein a second flow of a supercritical fluid is injected in the throttling device, wherein the supercritical fluid is a supercritical fluid of a substance selected from the group consisting of CO2, NH3, H2O, N2O, CH4, ethane, propane, propylene, n-butane, i-butane, n-pentane, benzene, methanol, ethanol, isopropanol, isobutanol, chlorotrifluoromethane, monofluoromethane, 1,1,1,2-Tetrafluoroethane, toluene, pyridine, cyclohexane, cyclohexanol, o-xylene, dimethyl ether an
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 30, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 5, 2021
    Assignee: SABIC GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES B.V.
    Inventors: Diego Mauricio Castaneda Zuniga, Jan Nicolaas Eddy Duchateau, Peter Neuteboom, Zeljko Knez
  • Patent number: 11135760
    Abstract: Method for forming a transparent article comprising: heating a polymer sheet 40 to form a heated sheet; creating a pressure differential across the heated sheet; pushing the heated sheet onto the contoured surface 20 to form a shaped article; and releasing the shaped article from the mold 12. Also included herein are articles made therefrom.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 20, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 5, 2021
    Assignee: SABIC GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES B.V.
    Inventors: Cornelis Johannes Gerardus Maria van Peer, Sven Christian Hardel, Geert Boven
  • Patent number: 11136446
    Abstract: The invention relates to a nucleating composition comprising: (a) a first nucleating agent, which comprises a cyclic dicarboxylate salt compound; and (b) a second nucleating agent, which comprises talc, wherein the cyclic dicarboxylate salt compound has the formula (I).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 17, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 5, 2021
    Assignees: SAUDI BASIC INDUSTRIES CORPORATION, SABIC GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES B.V.
    Inventors: Kathleen Ann Vandewiele, Marc Herklots, Jonathan Khashayar Rabiei Tabriz, Gerard Jan Eduard Biemond
  • Publication number: 20210300848
    Abstract: Catalysts for the production of an alcohol and/or an ether from synthesis gas, methods of making the catalysts, and uses thereof are described. The catalyst can include catalytic Cu metal particles or oxides thereof and/or Ni metal particles or oxides thereof on an alkali metal or alkaline earth metal silicate support.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 16, 2019
    Publication date: September 30, 2021
    Applicant: SABIC Global Technologies B.V.
    Inventors: Muhammad H. HAIDER, Yasser T. AL-HARBI, ahmed S. AL-ZENAIDI
  • Publication number: 20210300849
    Abstract: A method for producing methanol is disclosed. The method includes supplying a high oxygen content oxidant to combust hydrocarbons, in particular methane, and then using the resulting hot gases to heat natural gas so as to convert the natural gas to synthesis gas. The synthesis gas is used to produce methanol in a methanol synthesis reactor. At least some of the carbon dioxide from the hot gases is fed to the methanol synthesis reactor to make methanol.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 5, 2019
    Publication date: September 30, 2021
    Applicant: SABIC GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES B.V.
    Inventors: Srikant Vasant BADGANDI, Balasubramaniyan SETHURAMAN, Vinod Sankaran NAIR
  • Patent number: 11130919
    Abstract: Methods and systems of producing chemical feedstocks from crude oil can include: introducing a fraction of crude oil into a catalytic hydrovisbreaker reactor, wherein the crude oil fraction is dealkylated after introduction; introducing a product stream from the catalytic hydrovisbreaker reactor and a solvent into a solvent de-asphalter unit; and introducing de-asphalted oil from the unit into a two-stage hydrocracker to produce the chemical feedstocks. The crude oil fraction can be atmospheric residue or vacuum residue. The chemical feedstocks can include C3? gases, C4-C5 gases, naphtha, BTX, and gas oil. The chemical feedstocks can be used to produce olefins and polymers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 5, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 28, 2021
    Assignee: SABIC GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES B.V.
    Inventors: Robert C. Schucker, Sanjeev Rao
  • Patent number: 11130921
    Abstract: Integrated hydrotreating and steam pyrolysis processes for the direct processing of a crude oil to produce olefinic and aromatic petrochemicals.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 28, 2021
    Assignee: SABIC GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES B.V.
    Inventors: Arno Johannes Maria Oprins, Andrew Mark Ward, Egidius Jacoba Maria Schaerlaeckens, Joris Van Willigenburg
  • Patent number: 11130110
    Abstract: The invention relates to a device (100) for injecting and mixing a reactive fluid in a flow of a process fluid for the preparation of polyolefins, comprising: •an annular part (101) having an outer wall and an inner wall (102), wherein the annular part (101) is arranged for having a flow of the process fluid in a transport direction (F); •a support structure (103) connected to the inner wall (102) of the annular part (101); •an injector part (104) mounted on the support structure (103), wherein the injector part (104) is cylindrically shaped and wherein the cylindrical axis A-A? of the injector part is parallel with a central axis of the annular part and is in the central part of the annular part (101); wherein the injector part (104) comprises a nozzle (105) for injecting the reactive fluid, disposed at a downstream side of the injector part relative to the transport direction (F); •a supply channel (106) extending from the outer wall of the annular part (101) through the support structure (103) to the nozzl
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 4, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 28, 2021
    Assignee: SABIC GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES B.V.
    Inventors: Carolina De Los Angeles Toloza Porras, Diego Mauricio Castaneda Zuniga, Hua Bai, Robert Cornelis Van Bodegom, Mohsen Nikkhoo, Bas Eugene Hans Megens
  • Patent number: 11130850
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for recycling polyolefin, comprising the steps of: 1) feeding a solid post-consumer polyolefin composition comprising polyolefin and contaminants and a flow of an extraction fluid to an extractor having a pressure of 100-1000 bar and a temperature of 20-80° C. to obtain a solid extracted composition, 2) melting the solid extracted composition to obtain a melted composition, 3) providing particles from the melted composition by: 3a) mixing a flow of a supercritical fluid in the melted composition in a pressure vessel to obtain a solution saturated with the supercritical fluid and 3b) passing the solution from the pressure vessel through a throttling device to a spraying tower to expand the solution to obtain polyolefin particles in the spraying tower.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 12, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 28, 2021
    Assignee: SABIC GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES B.V.
    Inventors: Diego Mauricio Castaneda Zuniga, Jerome Vachon, Jan Nicolaas Eddy Duchateau, Peter Neuteboom, Zeljko Knez
  • Patent number: 11124470
    Abstract: A method of producing methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) and propylene is disclosed. The method involves the use of a crude C4 stream and the integration of a MTBE synthesis process and a cracking process. The method may include processing a byproduct stream from an MTBE synthesis unit to produce high purity olefin streams for an olefins conversion technology unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 29, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 21, 2021
    Assignee: SABIC GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES B.V.
    Inventors: Guillermo Leal, Mohammed Bismillah Ansari, Vijay Dinkar Bodas
  • Patent number: 11124463
    Abstract: A coated fertilizer comprising a fertilizer granule and a coating disposed on a surface of the fertilizer granule, wherein the coating comprises interpenetrating domains comprising polymer domains and wax domains. A method of making the coated fertilizer is also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 11, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 21, 2021
    Assignee: SABIC GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES B.V.
    Inventors: Ganesh Kannan, Christina Posada, James Haigh, Travis Harper, Sabeshan Kanagalingam
  • Patent number: 11123705
    Abstract: A reactor (12, 128, 198) and method for the conversion of hydrocarbon gases utilizes a reactor (12, 128, 198) having a unique feed assembly (58, 136, 200) with an original vortex disk-like inlet flow spaces (72, 74, 76, 80, 146, 148, 150, 152, 208, 216, 218), a converging-diverging vortex mixing chamber (116), and a cylindrical reactor chamber (40). This design creates a small combustion zone and an inwardly swirling fluid flow pattern of the feed gases that passes through a converging conduit (48) with a constricted neck portion (54). This provides conditions suitable for efficient cracking of hydrocarbons, such as ethane, to form olefins.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 23, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 21, 2021
    Assignee: SABIC Global Technologies B.V.
    Inventors: Sreekanth Pannala, Byeongjin Baek, Lei Chen, Vladimir Shtern, Istvan Lengyel, David West, Krishnan Sankaranarayanan
  • Publication number: 20210284616
    Abstract: Systems and methods for producing ethylene oxide (EO) are disclosed. Ethylene oxide is produced by direct oxidizing ethylene with oxygen in a reactor. The effluent from the reactor is processed to produce (a) a product stream comprising water and ethylene oxide, (b) a reabsorber overhead stream comprising ethylene, methane, argon, and carbon dioxide, and (c) a carbonate flash gas stream comprising carbon dioxide, ethylene, methane, and water. The reabsorber overhead stream and the carbonate flash gas stream are combined to form a reclaim gas stream. The reclaimed gas stream is separated in a membrane separation unit to remove carbon dioxide and argon, forming a recycle stream comprising primarily ethylene and methane, collectively.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 17, 2019
    Publication date: September 16, 2021
    Applicant: SABIC GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES B.V.
    Inventor: Jintang DUAN
  • Patent number: 11118042
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a container, preferably a cooling fluid expansion reservoir prepared from a thermoplastic composition comprising from 95-70 wt. % based on the weight of the thermoplastic composition of a polypropylene composition having a total amount of comonomer of at most 3 wt. % based on the weight of the polypropylene composition and comprising a random propylene copolymer having a comonomer content from 0.2 to 5 wt. % based on the weight of the random propylene copolymer and the random propylene copolymer having a melt flow index of at most 0.7 g/10 min determined in accordance with ISO 1133 (2.16 kg, 230° C.), from 5-30 wt. % based on the weight of the thermoplastic composition of reinforcing fibres, from 0-5 wt. % based on the weight of the thermoplastic composition of additives.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 19, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignee: SABIC GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES B.V.
    Inventors: Dimphna Johanna Maria van Beek, Gerard Jan Eduard Biemond, Ginger de la Croix