Wastewater Treatment for Refineries Using Canadian Tar Sands SAGD Crude as Feed Stock
- Type: Conference Presentation
- Skill Level:
You will be able to download and print a certificate for PDH credits once the content has been viewed. If you have already viewed this content, please click here to login.
Refineries using Canadian Crude as feed stock are experiencing high emulsion wastewater from Desalter mud wash operation. This waste is high in COD/BOD loading and will exert shock to the aeration system by scavenging dissolved oxygen and resulting in misoperation and NPDES exceedences. Emulsion can plugs the aeration diffusers and adversely impacts the Oxygen transfer rate and efficient mixing of the mixed liquor suspended solids. This Fluor technology is one method that can process the mud wash brine in an efficient and cost effective way.
Please Note: Members of the Fuels & Petrochemicals Division of AIChE are entitled to this content for free. Simply click on 'view this webcast' below and when you get to the shopping cart, your Division membership will be recognized and your price will be &'$0&'. Only AIChE members are entitled to join the Fuels & Petrochemicals Division.