Treatment of Oil & Gas Produced Water.

  title={Treatment of Oil & Gas Produced Water.},
  author={B. Dwyer},
  • B. Dwyer
  • Published 2016
  • Environmental Science
  • Production of oil and gas reserves in the New Mexico Four Corners Region results in large volumes of “produced water”. The common method for handling the produced water from well production is re-injection in regulatory permitted salt water disposal wells. This is expensive (~ $5/bbl.) and does not recycle water, an ever increasingly valuable commodity. Previously, Sandia National Laboratories and several NM small business tested pressure driven membrane-filtration techniques to remove the high… CONTINUE READING
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