STP1005: Effective Treatment of Microbially Contaminated Fuel Storage Tanks

    Dorris, MM
    Rohm and Haas Company, Industrial Chemicals, Philadelphia, PA

    Pitcher, D
    Rohm and Haas Company, Industrial Chemicals, Philadelphia, PA

    Pages: 11    Published: Jan 1988


    Abstract

    Once microbial contamination of a fuel storage tank occurs, the clean up can be a time-consuming and expensive job. This paper will discuss several methods of treatment for contaminated storage tanks including the selection of biocides and preventing future contamination problems.

    Keywords:

    microbiological contamination, fuels, water, biocides, treatment


    Paper ID: STP10049S

    Committee/Subcommittee: D02.E0

    DOI: 10.1520/STP10049S


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