Q. The multiple components of crude oil are separated by a process called fractionation (fractional distillation) at petroleum refineries.
- Rank (or arrange) the following petroleum products according to their increasing risk of fire and explosion at room temperature, and provide the technical basis for the ranking: asphalt, aviation gasoline, transmission fluids, propane, and kerosene.
- Why do most experts recommend the use of aqueous film-forming foam (AFFF) to extinguish crude oil fires inside a bulk storage tank?
Your response must be at least 200 words in length.