EVALUATION OF SURFACTANTS, SORBENTS, AND SINKING AGENTS AS EFFECTIVE OIL SPILL CLEANUP AGENTS

This is a summary and analysis of four reports: Control and confinement of oil pollution on water with monomolecular surface films; Investigation of sorbents for removing oil spills from water: Investigation of sinking methods for removal of oil pollution from water surfaces: Feasibility study of the sand/oil sink method of combatting a major oil spill in the ocean environment. Conclusions and recommendations are given. (Author Modified Abstract)

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  • Corporate Authors:

    United States Coast Guard

    2100 Second Street, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20593
  • Authors:
    • Mckay, W C
  • Publication Date: 1972-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 45 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00046105
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: USCG-734110.2 Summary
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 18 1973 12:00AM