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26.oil.spill.fate.10 - Fate and Remediation of Oil Spills...

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Fate and Remediation of Oil Spills Introduction Petroleum Processing Products from Petroleum Oil Pollution in the Environment Marine Spill Remediation Summary and Conclusions
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I. Introduction
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II. Petroleum Processing Fractional distillation – separation of hydrocarbon fractions based on their unique boiling points. Cracking – cleavage of large heating oil hydrocarbons into smaller ones to increase gasoline supply. Reforming – conversion of straight-
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III. Products from Petroleum Fuels – gasoline, kerosene, heating oil, etc. Plasticizers – ethylene, propylene, styrene, etc. Solvents, lubricants – hexane, benzene, oils, greases, etc. Road base materials – asphalt, etc.
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IV. Oil Pollution in the Environment Marine Sources of Oil
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The Exxon Valdez and Prestige Events 1989 2002
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Low MW hydrocarbons – relatively high values of S, P and H.
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This note was uploaded on 06/29/2011 for the course GENETICS 101 taught by Professor Debrakimbrell during the Summer '09 term at UC Davis.

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