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Title: Contained recovery of oily waste

Abstract

A method is provided for recovering oily waste from oily waste accumulations underground comprising sweeping the oily waste accumulation with hot water to recover said oily waste, wherein said area treated is isolated from surrounding groundwater hydraulically. The hot water may be reinjected after the hot-water displacement or may be treated to conform to any discharge requirements.

Inventors:
 [1];  [1]
  1. (Laramie, WY)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
University of Wyoming
OSTI Identifier:
867037
Patent Number(s):
4848460
Assignee:
Western Research Institute (Laramie, WY) NETL
DOE Contract Number:  
FC21-83FE60177
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
contained; recovery; oily; waste; method; provided; recovering; accumulations; underground; comprising; sweeping; accumulation; hot; water; recover; treated; isolated; surrounding; groundwater; hydraulically; reinjected; hot-water; displacement; conform; discharge; requirements; oily waste; hot water; water displacement; surrounding ground; waste accumulation; /166/210/

Citation Formats

Johnson, Jr., Lyle A., and Sudduth, Bruce C. Contained recovery of oily waste. United States: N. p., 1989. Web.
Johnson, Jr., Lyle A., & Sudduth, Bruce C. Contained recovery of oily waste. United States.
Johnson, Jr., Lyle A., and Sudduth, Bruce C. Sun . "Contained recovery of oily waste". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/867037.
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title = {Contained recovery of oily waste},
author = {Johnson, Jr., Lyle A. and Sudduth, Bruce C.},
abstractNote = {A method is provided for recovering oily waste from oily waste accumulations underground comprising sweeping the oily waste accumulation with hot water to recover said oily waste, wherein said area treated is isolated from surrounding groundwater hydraulically. The hot water may be reinjected after the hot-water displacement or may be treated to conform to any discharge requirements.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1989},
month = {1}
}

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