Review of technologies for oil and gas produced water treatment.

  title={Review of technologies for oil and gas produced water treatment.},
  author={Ahmadun Fakhru'l-Razi and Alireza Pendashteh and Luqman Chuah Abdullah and Dayang Radiah Binti Awang Biak and S. S. Madaeni and Zurina Zainal Abidin},
  journal={Journal of hazardous materials},
  volume={170 2-3},
Produced water is the largest waste stream generated in oil and gas industries. It is a mixture of different organic and inorganic compounds. Due to the increasing volume of waste all over the world in the current decade, the outcome and effect of discharging produced water on the environment has lately become a significant issue of environmental concern. Produced water is conventionally treated through different physical, chemical, and biological methods. In offshore platforms because of space… CONTINUE READING