Aspen HYSYS Simulation of CO2 Capture for the Best Amine Solvent

Authors

  • Rizwan Ahmed Qamar Chemical Engineering Department, NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
  • Asim Mushtaq Polymer and Petrochemical Engineering Department, NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
  • Ahmed Ullah Chemical Engineering Department, NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
  • Zaeem Uddin Ali Chemical Engineering Department, NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan

Keywords:

Aspen HYSYS, amines, absorption, blend, carbon dioxide

Abstract

The developing issue of the present world is a worldwide temperature alteration, which is caused by ozone-harming substance impact. Carbon dioxide has the real commitment towards a worldwide temperature alteration as it is discovered copiously in climate given anthropogenic carbon dioxide outflows and advancement of vent gasses. Businesses are additionally debilitating corrosive gasses (CO2 and H2S) in the earth, which prompts the perilous conditions. To control such conditions lessening of these hurtful gasses is valuable for which ingestion of corrosive gasses is for the most part favoured. Amine gas treating is an appropriate system to complete this work as it expels CO2 and H2S at the same time from petroleum gas streams and also modern gas streams and decontaminate them for local use and solid condition individually. For this purpose, study the best solvent selection for CO2 capture in chemical absorption. In chemical absorption amines solvents are used. Amine is one of the applicant solvents which is utilized for carbon dioxide recuperation from the pipe gas by chemical absorption /desorption process. This research focus on the effect of various amine absorbents, their concentrations, the absorber and stripper section statures and the working conditions on the carbon dioxide recuperation plant for post-combustion carbon dioxide evacuation. For every amine dissolvable, the ideal stages for the absorber and stripper segments, and the ideal absorbent concentration, the ones that give the base conditions for carbon dioxide evacuation is determined by Aspen HYSYS simulation. The results obtained showed that carbon dioxide recuperation with 50 wt. % DGA requires the best ideal conditions for removal of CO2 with the following design and working conditions are 10-organize absorber column and 10-arrange stripper segment, 20.89 m3/hr circulation rate of solvent and 2545 kW of reboiler obligation and 100oC as the regenerator-delta temperature and absorbed 93.6% CO2.

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Published

2020-12-31

How to Cite

Qamar, R. A. ., Mushtaq, A. ., Ullah, A. ., & Ali, Z. U. . (2020). Aspen HYSYS Simulation of CO2 Capture for the Best Amine Solvent. Journal of Advanced Research in Fluid Mechanics and Thermal Sciences, 68(2), 124–144. Retrieved from https://www.akademiabaru.com/submit/index.php/arfmts/article/view/2878

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