• Marine
  • This video shows how sorbent boom is deployed in the event of a marine oil spill from a large vessel. (wn.com)
  • residual
  • Grades containing residual components shall remain uniform in normal storage and not separate by gravity into light and heavy oil components outside the viscosity limits for the grade. (astm.org)
  • 1.1.4 Grades No. 5 (Light), No. 5 (Heavy), and No. 6 are residual fuels of increasing viscosity and boiling range, used in industrial burners. (astm.org)
  • specification
  • 1.2 This specification is for the use of purchasing agencies in formulating specifications to be included in contracts for purchases of fuel oils and for the guidance of consumers of fuel oils in the selection of the grades most suitable for their needs. (astm.org)
  • Water
  • Scientists develop mesh that captures oil-but lets water through http://phys.org/news/2015-04-scientists-mesh-captures-oilbut .html "The unassuming piece of stainless steel mesh in a lab at The Ohio State University doesn't look like a very big deal, but it could make a big difference for future environmental cleanups. (wn.com)
  • This product will even take oil completely out of water, safely. (wn.com)
  • Australia
  • http://www.livescience.com/32524-how-are-oil-spills-cleaned.html "On Monday, workers in Australia rushed to contain an oil spill from a grounded ship in the Great Barrier Reef . (wn.com)
  • Material
  • Nanocellulose sponges to combat oil spills http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/05/140506074500 .htm "A new, absorbent material could be of assistance in future oil spill accidents: a chemically modified nanocellulose sponge. (wn.com)