Latest Blogs

Twelve top interesting facts about oil!

8 Sep 2015 Author Marlene Gray

1. The word "petroleum" literally translates as "rock oil". It stems from the Greek word "petra", meaning rock, and the Latin word "oleum", meaning oil. 2. Petroleum products are usually grouped into three categories: light distillates (LPG, gasoline, naphtha), middle distillates (kerosene, diesel), heavy distillates and residuum (heavy fuel oil, lubricat...

Tags: oil, petroleum, kerosene, diesel Comments: (0)