Qualitative analysis of the gas mixture generated in the heat treatment of the Black Sea drill cuttings

M.V. Nacheva,  E.N. Voskresenskaya

Institute of Natural and Technical Systems, Russia, Sevastopol, Lenin str., 28

E-mail: mari.nacheva@mail.ru

DOI: 10.33075/2220-5861-2018-2-128-132

UDC 543.061


   The results of the studying a qualitative composition of the gas-air mixture formed during the heat treatment оf drill cuttings of the Black sea shelf are presented in the paper. This experiment and a comparative analysis of the formation of gases are carried out during the heating of drill cuttings in two temperature regimes 450°C and 800°C.   Significant qualitative difference between formed gases has been found. This difference expresses itself in the proportions shift between carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide associated with heat treatment temperature from 2:3 CO/CO2 under the 450°C influence to 1:8 under the 800°C. The experimental conclusions form important basis for developing methodic for thermal utilization of drill cuttings, determining optimal temperature and identifying the main air pollutants in order to create a system of atmosphere protection against the secondary pollution.

Keywords: drill cuttings, qualitative composition, gas-air mixture, heat treatment, recycling, environmental safety.

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