The Solvents Valero Makes:
Toluene solvent is a high-purity form of toluene which is sold in truck and rail-car lots from the Valero Three Rivers Refinery.
· Mixed xylenes
Mixed xylenes solvent is a high-purity form of xylene which is sold in truck and rail-car lots from the Three Rivers Refinery.
· MSO feedstock
MSO is a distillation fraction between kerosene and gas oil, widely used as a solvent oil in gas adsorption processes, as a lubricant for the rolling of metal foil and as a base oil in many specialty formulations. In addition, it has applications in fuels testing and oil drilling.