Final Program

Environmental Technology for Oil Pollution
2nd International Conference
"Analysis and Utilization of Oily Wastes" AUZO'99

August 29 - September 3, 1999
Neptun Hotel
38 Mestwina Str.
84-141 Jurata, Poland
tel 58-675-22-60,fax 58-675-27-50
www.hotelneptun.gda.pl
e-mail: adam@hotelneptun.gda.pl

Conference Chairs:
Jan Hupka
Technical University of Gdansk, Poland
and
Jan D. Miller
University of Utah, USA

Engineering Foundation
345 East 47th Street
New York, NY 10017
Tel: 1-212-705-7836
Fax: 1-212-705-7441

Technical University of Gdansk
Chemical Faculty
11/12 Narutowicza Str., 80-952 Gdansk
Tel: 48-58-347-17-92
Fax: 48-58-347-20-65

Co-Sponsors
US NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION
POLISH COMMITTEE FOR SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH
POLISH MINISTRY OF EDUCATION
VOIVODESHIP FUND FOR ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND WATER MANAGEMENT

Industrial Supporters
ENERGOAUDYT CONSULTING, GDYNIA
GDANSK REFINERY, GDANSK
PORT-SERVICE, GDANSK
SANITARY AND WASTE COLLECTION COMPANY, GDANSK

Posters

Sunday, August 29th, 1999

15:00 - 21:00 Registration of participants

17:30 Welcoming Reception & Dinner
Keynote Address: M.Champ - Assessment and Management of Oil Spills Risks: Before and During Oil Spill Response

Monday, August 30th, 1999

7:00 - 8:30 Breakfast

SESSION 1 - Regulations and Analytical Procedures
Chair: Waldemar Wardencki
Technical University of Gdansk, Poland

8:30 - 9:10The Effect of Changing Regulations and Oil & Grease Methods on Produced Water Discharges in Crude Oil Production: Water Soluble Hydrocarbons
G.L.Hubred, W.J.Subcasky, Retired from Chevron Petroleum Technology Company, La Habra, USA

9:10 - 9:50 Oily Waste: Current and Upcoming EU Standarization and Regulatory Development
I.Twardowska; Polish Academy of Sciences, Zabrze, Poland

9:50 - 10:30 Isolation of Volatile Organic Compounds from Polluted Waters for their Determination
W.Wardencki; Technical University of Gdansk, Poland

10:30 - 11:00 COFFE BREAK (Registration - please see Ms. Hickernell)

SESSION 2 - Bioremediation Technology
Chair: Udo Wiesmann
Technical University of Berlin, Germany

11:00 - 11:40 A Novel Method to Enhance Soil Bioremediation
K.Li, K. Gnanamurthy, M.Malhotra, M.Jin, S.Wooten; Lamar University, Texas, USA

11:40 - 12:20 A Hydrophobic Aquaphyte Biomass as an Oil Filter for Oil-in-Water Emulsions
T.H.Ribeiro, J.Rubio,Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brasil,
R.W.Smith; University of Nevada, Reno, USA

12:20 - 13:00 Biodegradation of Oil/Water Emulsions and Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons
U.Wiesmann, A.Cornmuller, M.Cuno, Technical University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany

13:00 - 14:00 LUNCH

14:00 - 17:00 Ad Hoc Session/Free Time

SESSION 3 - Surface Chemistry and Chemistry of Dispersed Systems
Chair: Jaroslaw Drelich
Michigan Technical University, USA

17:40 - 18:20 Kinetics of Oil Transfer from a Mineral Surface to an Air Bubble - Fundamental Aspects of Flotation for the Remediation of Oily Soils
D.Lelinski, J.Drelich, J.D.Miller; Baker Process, Salt Lake City; Michigan Technical University, Houghton; University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA

18:20 - 19:00 Interaction Forces Between Polyethylene Surfaces in Water in the Presence of Cationic and Anionic Surfactants
J.Nalaskowski. J.Hupka, J.D.Miller; University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA, Technical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland

19:30 - 20:30 DINNER

20:30 - 21:30 Social Hour

Tuesday, August 31st, 1999

7:00 - 8:30 Breakfast

SESSION 4 - Treatment, Utilization, Disposal
Chair: Francis Hanson
University of Utah, USA

8:30 - 9:10 Free and Emulsified Oil Removal by Bubble Accelerated Flotation (BAF)
R.V.M Jovine, D.E.Morse. and J.D. Miller; ZPM, Inc., Goleta CA, USA

9:10 - 9:50 The Effect of Organic Compound Behavior in Aqueous Media on Solvent Sublation Efficiency
K.Medrzycka, S.Pastewski, Technical University of Gdansk, Poland

9:50 - 10:30 Thermal and Biological Treatment of Soil Polluted by Oil with PCBs
K.Cedzynska, Z.Kolacinski, E.Sobiecka, Technical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:40 Fluidized Beds and Rotary Kilns for the Elimination of Heavy Hydrocarbon Fluid and Solids from Mineral Matter
F.V.Hanson; University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA

11:40 - 12:20 Thermal Destruction of Oily Wastes
H.Pogorzelski, Port Service, Ltd., Gdansk, Poland

12:30 - 13:30 Lunch

13:30 - 17:00 Ad Hoc Session/Free Time

17:30 - 18:10 Sorption of Heavy Oil by Exfoliated Graphite
M.Toyoda, K.Moriya, J.Aizawa, H.Konno, M.Inagaki ; Fukui National College of Technology, Geshi, Sabae Fukui, Japan

18:10 - 18:50 Flowting Device for Biological Purification of Water Contaminated by Oil
P.I.Gvozdyak - Institute of Colloid and Water Chemistry, Kyiv, Ukraine

19:30 - 20:30 Dinner

20:30 - 21:30 Social Hour

Wednesday, September 1st, 1999

7:00 - 9:30 Breakfast

9:30 - 11:30 Cruise to Gdansk from Jurata, stop at Westerplatte

11:30 - 12:15 Lunch

12:15 - 17:00 Gdansk Sightseeing

17:00 - 20:00 Cruise to Hel from Gdansk/Ad hoc Session on shipboard

20:00 - 22:00 Garden Party

Thursday, September 2nd, 1999

7:00 - 8:30 Breakfast

SESSION 5 - Containment of Oil Spills
Chair: Michael Champ
Spill Science & Technology Bulletin, USA

8:30 -9:10 Recovery of Heavy Oil Sorbed into Exfoliated Graphite
M.Inagaki, H.Konno, K.Toyoda, K.Moriya, T.Kihara, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan

9:10 - 9:50 Remediation and Rehabilitation of the Kuwait Oil Lake Beds
M.Asada, M.Iwabuchi, S.Kumamoto, Y.Shimizu, M.Sueyoshi, N.Al.-Awadhi, M.Talaat Balba, R.Al.-Daher Shimizu Corporation, Tokyo, Japan, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research, Safat, Kuwait

9:50 - 10:30 Delineation of Technology Windows-of-Opportunity for Biodegraded and Weathered Oil
M.A.Champ, Spill Science & Technology Bulletin, Virginia, USA

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:40 The CAROCS - Computer Aided Rescue and Oil Combating System - Polish Approach to Oil Combating Tools
J.Gajewski; Maritime Institute, Gdansk, Poland

11:40 - 12:20 Oil Spill Containment by Straw Conditioned in an Aqueous Environment
J.Hupka, E. Jezewska, P.Pieniazek; Technical University of Gdansk, Poland

12:20 - 13:30 Lunch

13:30 - 15:30 Ad hoc Session/Free Time/Set up of posters

15:30- 17:30 Poster Session

18:00 - 20:00 Conference Banquet

Friday, September 3rd, 1999

7:00 - 8:30 Breakfast

SESSION 6 - Pollution Prevention - Cleaner Technologies
Chair: Gale Hubred
Chevron Petroleum Technology Company, USA

8:30 - 9:10 Clean Technology for VOCs Emission Control - Coating Processes, a Case Study
A.Doniec, Center for Environmental Pollution Prevention, Technical University of Lodz, Poland

9:10 - 9:50 Total Systems Approach to Wastewater Processing
K.A.Doucet, U.B.Favret, Engineering Specialties Inc. Covington, LA, USA

9:50 - 10:30 Monitoring of Waste Energy in Fuel-Energy Industry
M.Buzuk, EnergoAudyt Consulting, Gdynia, Poland

10:30 - 11:10 Energy - Entropic Research Methodology for the Mastery of Oil Pollution Risks
S. Arzika, Ministy of Equipment and Infrastructures, Niamey, Niger

11:10 - 12:10 Summary of Conference/Future Directions

12:10 - 13:30 Lunch

13:30 Adjournment

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POSTER PRESENTATIONS

  1. Destruction of Phenanthrene by Strain Pseudomonas Fluorescens 3
    Y.M.Soroka, L.I..Samoilenko, P.I.Gvozdyak- Institute of Colloid and Water Chemistry, Kyiv, Ukraine
  2. Sharp Excess Sludge Reduction by the Practical Application of the Bioconveyor in Waste Water Treatment
    P.I.Gvozdyak - Institute of Colloid and Water Chemistry, Kyiv, Ukraine
  3. Oil Pollution Treatment by Biological Methods in Vietnam
    D.L.Nguyen, Technical University of HCMCity, Vietnam
  4. Techniques of Biotreatments of Polluted Soils by Oil Hydrocarbons
    D.Juc, J.Carre, LTA, France
  5. Study of the Interlacial Effects of an Ethoxylated Alcohol Surfactant on the Flotation of Oil from Contaminated Soil
    E.Beach, K.Dudeck., Ch.Fang, A.Gosiewska, J.Drelich; Michigan Technical University Houghton, USA
  6. Interactions of Sodium Dodecyl Sulfate and Either Sodium Laurate or Sodium Myristate at Surfaces and in Micelles
    W.Zwierzykowski, D.Konopacka-£yskawa, Technical University of Gdansk, Poland
  7. Use of Waste Water Sludge as Raw Material for Manufacture of Mineral-Carbon Sorbent
    B.Pacewska, D.Szychowski, T.¯mijewski, P.Stefaniak, Warsaw University of Technology, Plock, Poland
  8. Sorptive Properties of Post-Decarbonation Lime and its Calcination Products
    B.Pacewska, D.Szychowski, T.¯mijewski, P.Stefaniak, Warsaw University of Technology, Plock, Poland
  9. Oil Pollution and Treatment Techniques in Vietnam
    D.L. Nguyen, Technical University of HCMCity, Vietnam
  10. Exfoliated Graphite for Removing Wasted Oil and Colours from Water
    B.Tryba, A.Morawski, R.Kalenczuk, M.Inagaki, Institute of Inorganic Technology, Szczecin, Poland, National College of Technology, Geshi, Sabae Fukui, Japan
  11. Decontamination of Excavated Soils by Surfacant/Solvent Flushing
    K. Lewandowski, SAKAR Chemicals Works, Gdynia, Poland
  12. Wet Peroxide Oxidation Treatment for Waste-Water from the Petrochemical Industry
    K.Kardasz, E.Kedzierska, M.Konopka, M.Majzner, R.Kempinski, L.Wilkanowicz, Technical University of Warsaw, Plock, Poland
  13. Method for Treatment of Spent Refinery Caustic
    K.Kardasz, E.Kedzierska, M.Konopka, M.Majzner, R.Kempinski, L.Wilkanowicz, Technical University of Warsaw, Plock, Poland
  14. Possibilities of Cleaner Production of Sulfathiazole
    T.Ziminski, S.Wisniewska, J.Hupka, Technical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
  15. Oil Removal from Beach Sand with Surfactant Solution
    T. Dang Vu, J. Hupka, Technical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
  16. Photocatalytic Degradation of Almost Non-Soluble Organics in Gas-Sparged Reactor
    J.Hupka, A.Zaleska, E.Artuna, R.Bokotko, H.Tyszkiewicz, M.Biziuk, Technical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
  17. Usefulness of Oxyreactive Thermal Analysis in Bioremediation of Soils Polluted With Oil and Oil Wastes
    S.Cebulak, J.Pacha, K.Ulfig, G.Plaza, U.Skret; Silesian University, Sosnowiec, Poland
  18. The Influence of Emulsifiers on Hydrocarbon Biodegradation by Pseudomonacea and Bacillacea Strains
    Z.Cybulski, E.Dziurla, E.Kaczorek, A.Olszanowski; Poznan University of Technology, Poznan, Poland

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