Continuous Reactor - Batch Versus Continuous - Benefits of Batch Reactors

Benefits of Batch Reactors

  • Batch reactors are very versatile and are used for a variety for different unit operations (batch distillation, storage, crystallisation, liquid-liquid extraction etc.) in addition to chemical reactions.
  • There is a large installed base of batch reactors within industry and their method of use is well established.
  • Batch reactors are excellent at handling difficult materials like slurries or products with a tendency to foul.
  • Batch reactors represent an effective and economic solution for many types of slow reactions.

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