Accession Number:

ADA133717

Title:

Utilization of Navy-Generated Waste Oils as Boiler Fuel - Handbook of Guidelines and Field Survey Results.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Oct 82-Sep 83,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

62.0

Abstract:

This technical note provides information for a variety of users at different levels of management and operation. Part 1 contains background information on waste oil generation and a survey of waste oil disposition. Part 2 provides pertinent information to Public Works Officers and planners. Topics include source of waste oil, a survey of disposition of waste oil, restrictions on use as fuel, boiler fuels, air quality considerations, and economics. Part 3 provides procedural information to operators using waste oil as boiler fuel. Waste oil handling, pre-burning treatment, burning methods, equipment modifications, and operational requirements are discussed. Part 4 consists of a comprehensive survey of the potential for utilizing waste oil by NavyMarine Corps activities and a compilation of the reported experience of waste oil users.

Subject Categories:

  • Air Conditioning, Heating, Lighting and Ventilating
  • Fuels

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE