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What does VR stand for?

VR stands for Vacuum Residue

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5 million tonnes per annum of vacuum residue of Oman Export Blend crude to produce Deasphalted Oil (DAO) and asphalt for road bitumen production.
Heavy crudes ([less than or equal to] 20[degrees]API) yield large amount of residual fractions such as atmospheric residue (AR, initial boiling point, IBP > 343[degrees]C) and vacuum residue (VR, IBP > 500[degrees]C) as shown in Figure 1 (Boduszynski, 2002).