TITLE

Measuring OIL in WATER

AUTHOR(S)
Rintoul, Sandra
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Pollution Engineering;Nov2010, Vol. 42 Issue 11, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the proper handling of emulsion to measure oil content in water which provide precise results. It discusses the emulsion-breaking technique for the completion of phase separation which are applied in most oil-in-water measurements for liquid-to-liquid extraction. It shows the valid measurement steps which include sample setting, acidification, adding of table salt, sodium sulfate filtration, centrifugation, and ultrasonic bath.
ACCESSION #
55729972

 

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