oil containment Books

  • PROTA 14: Vegetable Oils (English) - Print + CD Rom

    PROTA 14 deals with the vegetable oils of Tropical Africa. 65 'primary use' vegetable oils are described in 48 review articles. Many of the articles are illustrated with a geographic distribution map and a line drawing of the habit.The accompanying CD-Rom allows for easy searching through the texts and contains in addition numerous ...

  • SPCC Update - It`s extended Again!

    It's extended again! On May 16, 2007, the deadline to revise SPCC plans was extended again by EPA. Existing facilities, with no changes to spill potential (i.e. changes in oil usage or site drainage), may amend and implement their plans by July 1, 2009. This extension provides facilities the opportunity to take advantage of the additional ...

    By AECOM

  • ASTM Standards on Hazardous Substances and Oil Spill Response: 3rd Edition

    Fifty-seven ASTM standards address the latest research in oil spill recovery applications and ecological considerations for the use of chemical dispersants and containment of emergency response personnel. This new edition provides a comprehensive resource document for users, including spill response professionals, managers, designers and builders ...

  • Mass Spectrometric Characterization of Shale Oils

    Offers solutions to the problems of selecting protective clothing to guard workers against chemical and thermal occupational hazards. Contains sections on chemical protection, thermal protection and risk ...

  • Disposal of Oil and Debris Resulting from a Spill Cleanup Operation

    This publication, Disposal of Oil and Debris Resulting from a Spill Cleanup Operation, contained papers presented at the Symposium on Disposal of Oil and Related Materials and Debris Resulting from a Spill Cleanup Operation which was held in Denver, Colorado, 6—7 November 1978. The symposium was sponsored by Committee F20 on Spill Control ...

  • Oil Spill Response: A Global Perspective

    International experts in the field of oil spill response, including reprsentatives from 26 NATO countries, participated in a workshop in Canada to discuss their experience in the development and application of current and emerging technologies for oil spill response in the marine environment. These presentations which form the basis of chapters in ...

  • Oil Spill Response: A Global Perspective

    International experts in the field of oil spill response, including reprsentatives from 26 NATO countries, participated in a workshop in Canada to discuss their experience in the development and application of current and emerging technologies for oil spill response in the marine environment. These presentations which form the basis of chapters in ...

  • Practical Manual of Groundwater Microbiology, Second Edition

    Although microorganisms can be found virtually anywhere on our planet, from clouds to soils to oceans, they are often poorly understood when examining issues related to groundwater and water wells. Focusing on the impact of microorganisms on groundwater and water wells, Practical Manual of Groundwater Microbiology, Second Edition presents over 75% ...

  • Progressing Cavity Pumps

    The Progressing Cavity Pump (PCP), invented by René Moineau, is a great innovation for the whole industry, particularly in petroleum production. Since 1980, Progressing Cavity Pumps have been widely used in the production of heavy oil well containing sand and ...

  • The Green Business Bible

    Business is coming under increasing pressure from Government, customers and campaigning groups to improve its environmental performance. Soaring oil, utility and compliance costs are hitting companies where it hurts - on their bottom line. But there is another way of looking at the green agenda - as an opportunity rather than a threat.Written by ...

  • Applied Hydrodynamics in Petroleum Exploration

    The second edition of Applied Hydrodynamics in Petroleum Exploration is a concise guide to the properties of fluids and their practical applications in petroleum and gas exploration. This book is a complete, self-contained discussion of hydrodynamics for geologists and geophysicists actively searching for accumulations of oil and gas.Review from ...

  • Oil Spill Chemical Dispersants: Research, Experience and Recommendations

    Contains 27 papers divided into four sections: laboratory toxicity and effectiveness testing; field effectiveness; fate and effects; and contingency planning and guidelines. Addresses when dispersants should be used; the results of the dispersant application; and the short-term; and long-term costs to the ...

  • Rock Damage and Fluid Transport, Part II

    Mechanical properties and fluid transport in rocks are intimately linked as deformation of a solid rock matrix immediately affects the pore space and permeability. The coupling of fluid circulation and deformation processes in crustal rocks results in significant complexity of the mechanical and fluid transport behavior. This often poses severe ...

  • The Geology of Fluvial Deposits

    The Geology of Fluvial Deposits represents the first published synthesis of research on the sedimentary geology of fluvial deposits. It sets out in detail the methods for the field and subsurface study of these sediments, and provides geologists with detailed descriptions of the building blocks of fluvial stratigraphic units, from lithofacies ...

  • Olive Processing Waste Management

    The book contains a comprehensive review of literature and patent survey concerning olive processing waste. Over 1,000 citations are presented. Wastes considered include olive cultivation solid waste, wastes arising from classical, three- and two-phase olive mills and wastes generated during table olive processing. In addition, information is ...

  • API RP 14E Standard for Exploration & Production

    This document recommends minimum requirements and guidelines for the design and installation of new piping systems on production platforms located offshore. The maximum design pressure within the scope of this document is 10,000 psig and the temperature range is −20°F to 650°F. For applications outside these pressures ...

  • Science and Technology of Industrial Water Treatment

    Featuring the contributions of industrial and academic experts, this volume discusses the fundamental and practical aspects of industrial water treatment. After an overview of water chemistry and the characteristics of mineral scales, the book addresses the formation and control of different scales in various systems. It covers membrane-based ...

  • Industrial Cleaning Technology

    This book contains a comprehensive review of current industrial cleaning techniques including those using traditional low, medium, and high pressure water, solvents, chemical compounds and foam, wet and soluble abrasives, 'pigging devices', biotechnology processes and the latest computerized 'state-of-the-art' in-line automatic techniques. ...

  • Pesticide Formulations & Delivery Systems, 26th Volume: Reassessing Pesticide Technologies

    Ten peer-reviewed papers address the latest information on pest control technologies, including: • Development of ASTM method for measurement of extensional viscosity of dilute polymer solutions • Development of new cationic surfactant based emulsi¿able oil adjuvant that exhibits improved properties upon dilution in high electrolyte ...

  • API STD 676 For Petroleum Refining Standards

    This standard covers the minimum requirements for rotary positive displacement process pumps and pump units for use in the petroleum, petrochemical, and gas industry services. Controlled-volume pumps, hydraulically driven pumps and positive displacement reciprocating pumps are not included (see API 674 for positive displacement reciprocating pumps ...

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