- Waste management solution for production tank bottoms, earthen pits and ponds where lighter
fractions of oil have evaporated or additional contamination has taken place due to the dumping of chemicals, refinery waste
- This typically contains extremely viscous and debris-laden asphalt-like
oil which is very difficult to recover.
- Soil in the bottoms, sides and surrounding
land may suffer from serious oil pollution.
- Contaminated water may seep into
the water table, leading to widespread pollution of freshwater reserves.