SEPARATION OF OIL BILGE WATER BY SEMIPERMEABLE MEMBRANE

Three different membranes were tested to determine their ability to filter oil from bilge-water. Separation was excellent, but oil coated the membrances so that thruput decreased with time. One membrane, when backflushed, returned to its original effectiveness.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Naval Academy

    Division of Engineering and Weapons
    Annapolis, MD  United States 
  • Authors:
    • Stahl, G M
    • Meyer, D H
    • Rankin, B H
  • Publication Date: 1972-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: 36 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00129894
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: EW-72-7
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 10 1976 12:00AM