Isomerization Process Definition

What Is Isomerization?

4-chloroanisole molecular structure

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Isomerization Process Definition

In the production of gasoline, the isomerization process is a protocol by which straight chain hydrocarbons are converted into branched chain hydrocarbons.

Isomerization Examples:

Isomerization of pentane to 2-methylbutane and 2,2-dimethylpropane