Coke (petroleum)

What is Coke (petroleum)?

Coke (petroleum) meaning A residue high in carbon content and low in hydrogen that is the final product of thermal decomposition in the condensation process in cracking. This product is reported as marketable coke or catalyst coke. The conversion is 5 barrels (of 42 U.S. gallons each) per short ton.


reference: Glossary – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)