Dakota Gasification Company's tar oil is a unique product processed from our gas liquor stream produced during the gasification process and further refined to resemble a residual fuel oil. The product is a dark-brown liquid with a flash point greater than 200 degrees Fahrenheit and an aromatic, musty odor.
- Dakota Gas produces up to 40 million gallons annually.
- Dakota Gas tar oil is used as a blend stock into the residual fuel oil market.
- Tar oil can also be used as a specialty carbon black feedstock.
- Dakota Gas' tar oil can be considered a premium fuel blend stock due to its low sulfur content, low benzene content, and high flash point.