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Narayan, Kuldip
October 1997
Chemical Business;Oct97, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p12
Trade Publication
Suggests three alternatives on how to source hydrocarbons for ammonia and methanol in the energy deficient country of India. Lack of production of ammonia and methanol in the country; Allocation of gas to the chemical industry by the Oil and Natural Gas Commission; Exploration of the possibility of using gasification technology for ammonia and methanol.


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