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Research Article

Synthesis of Petroleum-Based Fuel from Waste Plastics and Performance Analysis in a CI Engine

Table 2

Optimum properties of plastic oil with different catalysts.

CatalystNoneBaCO3Z1SA1SA2SA1 + Z1Z2

Temp. (°C)450450450425450425450
Liquid collected (mL)8050110145130130100
After filtration (mL)604010013012012090
Calorific value (MJ/kg)41.3536.6145.1541.3636.8344.5742.24
Viscosity ( 10−3 Ns/m2)1.26991.65341.18911.28651.19951.20661.2245
Density (g/cc)0.85810.97450.86350.94710.91060.92650.8785
Flash point (°C)<32<32<32<32<32<32
Fire point (°C)≤323634363534
Cloud point (°C)−3−2−3−3−2−2
Pour point (°C)−13−12−12−13−13−12

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