Journal of Catalysts / 2014 / Article / Tab 5

Review Article

Biocrude Production through Pyrolysis of Used Tyres

Table 5

Reactors and their heating methods [23, 4042].

Reactor typeHeating method

Fixed bedHeated wall surface
Bubbling fluidized bedHeated recycle gas
Circulating fluidized bedWall and sand heating
Rotating coneGasification of char to heat
AugerFire tube
Fluidized bed/quartzSolar
PlasmaRadio frequency
VacuumDirect contact with hot surface
AblativeWall heating