MEASUREMENTS AND STANDARDS FOR RECYCLED OIL: PROCEEDINGS OF A WORKSHOP HELD AT THE NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS IN GAITHERSBURG, MARYLAND ON NOVEMBER 22 AND 23, 1976

Contents: The NBS workshop objectives and the NBS recycled oil program; Burning used oil at a military installation; Fuel oil and the Defense Supply Agency; Fuel oil specifications; Automotive crankcase drainings used for fuel; ASTM test methods for industrial oils; Industrial oil recycling at Chrysler; Industrial oils-descriptions, additives, and test methods; The use of recycled industrial and hydraulic oils at Ford; Industrial lubricants, reclaimed oils, and test methods; DOD experiences in testing lube oils; Waste oil recycling--an idea whose time has come; Comments on additive response to different base oils; Activities of the ASTM used oil task force; Activities of the API used oil task force; Chevron research's experiences with re-refined oils; Engine sequence tests for determination of lube oil quality; Screening tests on lube oils; Laboratory testing on re-refined motor oil; Diesel lube oil test methods; Recent used oil legislation; The lead problem associated with recycled oil; Factors affecting used oil recovery/utilization and effects of proposed policy alternatives; Energy conservation aspects of re-refined oil; Marketing barriers for recycled oil.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Library of Congress catalog card no. LCCCN-77-600032.
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Bureau of Standards

    Office of Recycled Materials--Recycled Oil Program
    Washington, DC  USA  20234
  • Authors:
    • BECKER, D A
  • Publication Date: 1977-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: 145 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00168786
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NBS-SP-488 Final Rpt.
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 27 1978 12:00AM