Systems and methods for producing gas-to-liquids products using reactive distillation are provided. The method for producing gas-to-liquids products can include reacting a feedstock in a column having a distillation zone and a reaction zone to provide a bottoms stream and an overhead stream. A first portion of the overhead stream can be recycled to the column at the top of the reaction zone and second portion of the overhead stream can be recycled to the column at the bottom of the reaction zone.
FEDERALLY SPONSORED RESEARCH OR DEVELOPMENT
This invention was made, in part, with support awarded by the United States Department of Energy under Grant No.: DE-FG02-0404ER83999. The United States government may have certain rights in this invention.