Demetallation and Recovery of Fuel Oil from Hazardous Waste

Waste Reduction Sheet Metal

Tarrer and Wen-Terng Wu Department of Chemical Engineering, Auburn University In the United States, automotive and other industrial sources generate about 1.2 billion gallons of used oil each year. The most pertinent features of this oil with regard to recycle and disposal problems are flash point and water, sediments, ash, nitrogen, and oxygen content. Many of the impurities are dispersed in the oil due to the very effective dispersant characteristics of the additives...