WATER TREATMENT FOR EOR OPERATIONS

WATER TREATMENT OPTIONS FOR ENHANCED OIL RECOVERY OPERATIONS


Water and steam are used extensively in EOR processes to heat and displace crude oil and reduce its viscosity. This results in large quantities of water that must be treated before disposing or resuse. Dow is the world’s largest manufacturer of reverse osmosis water purification membranes and ion exchange resins and a leading provider of ultrafiltration membranes and electrodeionization products, an excellent choice for use in in the treatment of the brine water byproduct to meet crucial environmental regulations. Dow also has a full product ine of water treatment adtiives to ensure optional water system performance.