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Academic Journal of Environment & Earth Science, 2023, 5(7); doi: 10.25236/AJEE.2023.050710.

Research progress on resource utilization and harmless treatment of oily sludge treatment technology


Guoqiang Lei, Zhongbin Liu

Corresponding Author:
Zhongbin Liu

School of Mechanical Engineering, Sichuan University of Light Industry and Chemical Technology, Yibin, Sichuan, 644000, China


During the process of oil extraction and treatment, a large amount of oily sludge is generated, which has certain economic value. Improper treatment not only endangers the environment and human health, but also causes waste of resources. Based on the analysis of the physicochemical properties of oil sludge, this article elaborates on the application scope, advantages and disadvantages of methods such as biodegradation, solidification treatment, mechanical centrifugation, solvent extraction, and pyrolysis from two aspects: harmless treatment and resource utilization of oil sludge. It also explores the development path and direction of harmless treatment, resource utilization, and engineering of oil sludge from the perspectives of safety and economy, providing certain reference suggestions for subsequent oily sludge treatment.


Oily sludge, Harmless treatment, Resources utilization

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Guoqiang Lei, Zhongbin Liu. Research progress on resource utilization and harmless treatment of oily sludge treatment technology. Academic Journal of Environment & Earth Science (2023) Vol. 5 Issue 7: 70-74. https://doi.org/10.25236/AJEE.2023.050710.


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