STUDY AND SELECTION OF ADSORBENT FOR THE REMOVAL OF PETROLEUM PRODUCT SPILLS IN MARINE ENVIRONMENT

South Asian Journal of Engineering and Technology

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Title STUDY AND SELECTION OF ADSORBENT FOR THE REMOVAL OF PETROLEUM PRODUCT SPILLS IN MARINE ENVIRONMENT
 
Creator V, Krishna Theja
S, Manojkumar
V, Vijayakumar
M, Rengasamy
 
Description Crude oil is the most important non-renewable energy resource currently on earth. It has become really difficult to complete a day without depending on petroleum products. However, production and transportation of oil has paved way to one of the major environmental threats in the form of oil spills. These spillages damage the coastal environment and marine ecosystem. Thus, it is mandatory to clean up this mess as soon as possible. Though there have been many technologies none of it has been efficient. In this work removal and recovery of crude oil by selecting a suitable sorbent among Bananastem, Coconut hair, Polyurethane and Polysulfide polymer under various parameters. From the results obtained in this study, the polyurethane performed well for removal and recovery of crude oil.
 
Publisher Eleyon
 
Date 2020-01-25
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Peer-reviewed Article
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://journals.eleyon.org/index.php/sajet/article/view/363
10.26524/sajet10.1
 
Source South Asian Journal of Engineering and Technology; Vol 10 No 1 (2020): Vol 10, Iss 1, Year 2020; 1-4
2454-9614
10.26524/sajet10120
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://journals.eleyon.org/index.php/sajet/article/view/363/288
 

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