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Main Title Monitoring to detect groundwater problems resulting from enhanced oil recovery /
Author Beck, Ron ; Aboba, B. ; Miller, D. ; Kaklins, I. ;
CORP Author Energy Resources Co., Inc., Cambridge, MA.;Municipal Environmental Research Lab., Cincinnati, OH.
Publisher Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory,
Year Published 1981
Report Number EPA-68-03-2648; EPA-600/2-81-241;
Stock Number PB82-119074
OCLC Number 08634384
Subjects Oil pollution of water ; Groundwater--Pollution ; Water, Underground--Pollution
Additional Subjects Oil recovery ; Ground water ; Water pollution ; Mathematical prediction ; Subsurface investigations ; Hydrogeology ; Dispersing ; Sites ; Constraints ; Efficiency ; Water pollution sampling ; Oil spills ; Enhanced recovery ; Path of pollutants
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ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 600-2-81-241 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 04/07/2022
ELBD  EPA 600-2-81-241 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 05/07/1999
NTIS  PB82-119074 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation ix, 135 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Abstract This report develops a four-stage monitoring program to detect groundwater contamination events that may potentially result from enhanced oil recovery (EOR) projects. The monitoring system design is based on a statistical analysis evolving from a series of equations that model subsurface transport of EOR spills. Results of the design include both spatial and frequency monitoring intervals that depend on properties of the local geology and dispersion characteristics of the potential contaminants. Sample results are provided for typical reservoir characteristics. The number of independent variables in the analysis dictate that EOR monitoring systems be designed on a site-specific basis. Sampling designs can be easily formulated to conform to the peculiarities of chosen EOR sites based on data already available from federal and state geological surveys and from oil company statistics.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 91-94). EPA contract no. 68-03-2648.
Place Published Cincinnati
Corporate Au Added Ent Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory.
NTIS Title Notes Final rept..
PUB Date Free Form 1981
Series Title Untraced EPA-600/2-81-241
Category Codes 8H; 8G; 68D#; 48G; 97R
NTIS Prices PC A07/MF A01
Primary Description 600/14
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
Content text
Carrier volume
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Merged OCLC records 70367413
Control Number 323806903
OCLC Time Stamp 20150616100308
Language eng
Origin OCLC
OCLC Rec Leader 01259cam 2200325Ia 45020