Open Access
Oil & Gas Science and Technology - Rev. IFP
Volume 64, Number 2, March-April 2009
Page(s) 191 - 197
Published online 19 February 2009
  • Fung D.T., Laberge J.G.J., Przystal F.S. (1978) Process for the reclamation of waste hydrocarbon oils, US Patent 4,124,492. [Google Scholar]
  • Wolk R.H. (1976) Refining of waste lube oil to prepare usable lubestock, US Patent 3,980,551. [Google Scholar]
  • Ciora J.R.J., Liu P.K.T. (2000) Refining of used oils using membrane-and adsorption-based processes, US Patent 6,024,880. [Google Scholar]
  • Zykina R.F.,Zaykin Y.A. (2002) Radiation technologies for production and regeneration of motor fuel and lubricants, Radiat. Phys. Chem. 65, 169-172. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  • Williams M.R., Krzykawski J. (2001) Method for obtaining base oil and removing impurities and additives from used oil products, US Patent 6,174,431. [Google Scholar]
  • Sherman J.H., Taylor R.T., Hofacker A.L., Hershberger J.W., Conn G.M., Gorman W.A. (2005) Method of removing contaminants from petroleum distillates, US Patent 6,929,737. [Google Scholar]
  • Sherman J.H., Taylor R.T. (2007) Method of removing contaminants from used oil, US Patent 7,267,760. [Google Scholar]
  • Whisman M.L., Goetzinger J.W., Cotton F.O. (1978) Method for reclaiming waste lubricating oils, US Patent 4,073,720. [Google Scholar]
  • Fletcher L.C., Beard H.J., O'Blasny R. (1982) Distillation and solvent extraction process for rerefining used lubricating oil, US Patent 4,360,420. [Google Scholar]
  • Rincon J.,Canizares P.,Garcia M.T.,Garcia I. (2003) Regeneration of used lubricant oil by propane extraction, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 42, 4867-4873. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  • Rincon J.,Canizares P.,Garcia M.T. (2007) Regeneration of used lubricant oil by ethane extraction, J. Supercrit. Fluid. 39, 315-322. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  • Hamad A.,Al-Zubaidy E.,Fayed M.E. (2005) Used lubricating oil recycling using hydrocarbon solvents, J. Environ. Manage. 74, 153-159. [CrossRef] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
  • Haydock F.J. (2002) Method of reclaiming used motor oil for further use, US Patent 6,395,166. [Google Scholar]
  • Martins J.P. (1997) The Extraction-flocculation re-refining lubricating oil process using ternary organic solvents, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 36, 3854-3858. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  • Ashton W.L. (1996) Materials of the Interline Hydrocarbons, Alpine, Utah 84004, USA (provided by the author). [Google Scholar]
  • Kalnes T.N.,Youtsey K.J.,James R.B.,Hedden D.R. (1989) Recycling waste oils for profit (UOP Direct Hydrogenation Process), Hazard. Waste Hazard. Mater. 6, 51-66. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  • Burrell H. (1955) The Challenge of Solubility Parameter Concept, J. Paint Technol. 40, 1968. [Google Scholar]
  • Onukwuli O.D.,Ude B.C.,Ekumankama E.O.,Okeke S.I. (1999) Solvent refining of waste locomotive oil, Petrol. Sci. Technol. 17, 1-2, 15-35. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  • Reis M.A.,Jeromino M.S. (1988) Waste lubricating oil rerefining by extraction-flocculation. 1. A scientific basis to design efficient solvents, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 27, 1222-1228. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  • Elbashir N.O., Al-Zahrani S.M., AbdulMutalib M.I.,Abasaeed A.E. (2002) A method of predicting effective solvent extraction parameters for recycling of used lubricating oils, Chem. Eng. Process. 41, 765-769. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  • Rincon J.,Canizares P.,Garcia M.T. (2005) Regeneration of used lubricant oil by polar solvent extraction, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 44, 4373-4379. [CrossRef] [Google Scholar]
  • Bauer H.H., Christian G.D., O'Reilly J.E. (1978) Solid and Liquid Phase Chromatography, in Instrumental Analysis, Allyn & Bacon Inc, Boston. [Google Scholar]
  • Sewell P.A., Clarke B. (1987) Classical Column Chromatography, in Chromatographic Separation, John Wiley & Sons, New York. [Google Scholar]
  • Mortier R.M., Orszulik S.T. (1992) Lubricants and their environmental impact, in Chemistry and Technology of Lubricants, Blackie Academic & Profession, London. [Google Scholar]
  • Oosterkamp P.F.V.D. (1992) KTI Re-refining Technology, Paper presented at UNIDO sponsored Workshop, Karachi, Pakistan. [Google Scholar]

Current usage metrics show cumulative count of Article Views (full-text article views including HTML views, PDF and ePub downloads, according to the available data) and Abstracts Views on Vision4Press platform.

Data correspond to usage on the plateform after 2015. The current usage metrics is available 48-96 hours after online publication and is updated daily on week days.

Initial download of the metrics may take a while.