Patent Number: 8,491,778

Title: High shear hydrogenation of wax and oil mixtures

Abstract: Embodiments disclosed herein describe method of producing hydrogenated products, the method that includes providing a wax and an oil; processing the wax and the oil with a gas under high shear conditions to form a high shear product; and hydrogenating the high shear product to produce hydrogenated products. The wax may be a petroleum wax comprising alkane hydrocarbons with formula C.sub.nH.sub.2n+2, wherein n=20-40.

Inventors: Hassan; Abbas (Sugar Land, TX), Borsinger; Gregory G. (Chatham, NJ), Anthony; Rayford G. (College Station, TX), Hassan; Aziz (Sugar Land, TX)

Assignee: H R D Corporation

International Classification: C11C 5/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2021-07-23 0:00:00