emulsified water

emulsified water

[ə′məl·sə‚fīd ′wȯd·ər]
(petroleum engineering)
Water so thoroughly dispersed in petroleum that special treatment procedures are required to separate it.
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(5) This work has identified a set of new cost effective emulsifiers, suitable for emulsified water phase (polymeric gels/acids) in the oleic phase.
Some fuel filters chosen for HPCR engines are highly effective at trapping down to 2-micron contaminants and removing free and emulsified water. No filter will remove all contaminants; however, using the cleanest fuel possible and using an efficient fuel filter helps minimize the amount of particles entering the machine.
In order to prevent engine failure, the sub-micron coalescing filter technology is intended to remove free and emulsified water and other contaminants from ultra-low sulfur diesel and bio-diesel blends.
The system removes up to 99.9 per cent of water, including emulsified water, and up to 98 per cent of all normal solid or particulate contaminants found in diesel fuel.
They are used for primary fuel purification and remove 99.9 percent of water, including emulsified water, and up to 98 percent of the normal solid or particulate contaminants found in all diesel fuel.
--as the substitution of a fuel part for water reduces the combustion temperature once the vaporization of emulsified water needs an additional energy consumption, it is recommended that we should have an average value.
Parker Energy Systems, a division of Parker Hannifin, has introduced a patent-pending fuel polishing system designed to remove emulsified water from fuel systems and combat the accumulation of water in diesel fuel, preventing corrosion and maximizing the effectiveness of filters.
Even after removing 8,000 gallons of bunker fuel and oily water from a tank in 2007, somewhere between 3,000 and 5,000 gallons of fuel remain in that ship, and the Hennebique holds 140,000 gallons of emulsified water and fuel.
Then the blended fuel is sent to a final two-stage coalescing filter that removes particles three microns or larger, as well as 99.86% of free-standing or emulsified water. The system weighs 490 lb dry/724 lb wet, and measure s 51 in H x 14.5 in.
The use of this alkyd results in faster water uptake and stabilization of the total quantity of emulsified water. The fourth varnish was prepared with the hard resin system used in varnish two and the specialty alkyd from varnish three.
Dissolved and emulsified water and entrained gases would remain in the soil, a condition the plant found unacceptable.
The FRS is used for primary fuel purification and is designed to remove 100% of all free water, including emulsified water, and up to 98% of the normal solid or particulate contaminates found in fuel, including sludge and algae.