29 / Oct.


Why Recycle Oil?

 More than 3 billion quarts of oil are consumed by U.S. cars and trucks annually.By reclaiming that oil after use, it lessens our dependence on foreign oil, and assures that used oil doesn't damage the environment. Disposing of used oil properly helps protect our local ecosystems by keeping used oil out of the soil and out of drinking water. Considering that just one gallon of used oil can conta......

23 / Oct.


Used Oil Can Be Recycled in the Following Ways

 Reconditioned on site, which involves removing impurities from the used oil and using it again. While this form of recycling might not restore the oil to its original condition, it does prolong its life. Inserted into a oil recycling plant , which involves introducing used oil as a feedstock into either the front end of the process or the coker to produce gasoline and coke. Re-refined, w......

16 / Oct.


What are Lubricants?

 Lubricants are typically comprised of 80-90% base oil and 10-20% specialty additives that distinguish the product such as a motor oil, transmission or hydraulic fluid, or industrial process oil. Most all base oils originate from the processing of crude oil. The lubricants eventually become “spent” (think of the oil in your car) and are no longer effective because either the additives have brok......

08 / Oct.


What is re-refined oil used for?

 It's used essentially as a refined crude lubricant. Re-refined oil used to have a bad color associated with it because in the old days they didn't have modern technologies. They did some filtering and poured it over clay. They had these very, sort of, antique technologies. It did not make a high quality oil and it got a very bad reputat......

29 / Sep.


What happens to your recycled used oil?

Used oil, or 'sump oil' as it is sometimes called, should not be thrown away. Although it gets dirty, used oil can be cleaned of contaminants so it can be recycled again and again. There are many uses for recycled used oil. These include: Industrial burner oil, where the used oil is dewatered, filtered and demineralised for use in industrial burners; Mould oil to help release products from thei......

24 / Sep.


Generally Used Oil Recycling Technology

 There are three processes to refine used lube oil to base oil in China. 1.Acid Process Acid used oil recycling/reprocessing is old and popular. Low Capital investment,very simple process.simple to operate, no advanced instruments, no skilled operators required. Add sulfuric into waste oil, acid sludge and acid gas emission which adds heavy pollutants to the environment. Now is banned by gov......

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