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Oil Skimming Makes for a Safer Work Environment

Posted by Jim Hebert on Nov 09, 2018 04:11:00 PM

milling machine coolant Waste oil is a common byproduct of a large number of processes. Once oil enters your wastewater, it can have a negative impact on the health and safety of your workforce.

The Health Advantages of Skimming Oil

When oil lingers in waste or process water, it traps anaerobic bacteria, which can cause adverse health effects.

If left unchecked, this bacteria buildup results in foul odors in the workplace and can even cause skin disorders. In...

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Topics: health oil skimming safety

6 Implications Your Facility May Face if Oil Is Not Removed from Water

Posted by Guy Flynn on Nov 06, 2018 01:33:00 AM

remove oil from water before cooling tower Water plays an important role in most industrial processes and is often mixed with oil as a result. Removing oil from water early and often by way of skimming is key in maintaining a healthy process. In fact, if ignored, oily water could be detrimental to your productivity, reputation, and ultimately, your bottom-line.

In this post, we’ll present six potential consequences if oil is not separated and removed from water early...

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Topics: EPA process reduce cost remove oil

6 Steps to Choose the Right Oil Removal Company

Posted by Kelly Gregart on Nov 01, 2018 11:34:00 AM

osi-partner-handshake Removing oil in the process or wastewater stream is critical to maximizing efficiencies within your operation. So, how can you start removing oil?

Oil skimmers offer the greatest flexibility when integrating this function into your existing workflow.

Choosing the right partner for your application will lead to the most effective installation and a larger ROI. As the first in their field, the Oil Skimmers Inc. team has the experience and continues to set the standard for providing...

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Make Your Manufacturing Process More Economical Today

Posted by Guy Flynn on Oct 30, 2018 10:18:00 AM

Tube skimmers save you money Inadequate oil removal equipment could be costing your manufacturing company money.

In this post, we discuss how tube type oil skimmers—those that use a closed-loop tube on the water’s surface to attract floating oil or grease—can save you money compared to alternatives.

1. Efficiently Removes Oil

Because they can’t get clogged with...

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Topics: Manufacturing Cost Cutting reduce cost Tube Oil Skimming tube skimmers why the tube?

Did You Know? Oil Skimming Can Reduce Operational Costs

Posted by Jim Hebert on Oct 25, 2018 10:05:00 AM

Oil skimmer with decanter removing oil from oily sump In just about every industrial process on earth, whether it’s making steel or cosmeticsfood processingminingrailroads, or construction, water plays an important role in a company’s operations.

Similarly, in most, if not all of those same industries, oil plays some kind of role. It may be lubrication oil, fuel oil, or the process itself may consume or produce oil—such as in chemical plants and oil...

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Topics: oil skimmer reduce cost remove oil tube skimmer

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