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OSC+ / Degreasing device

OSC+
OSC+

OSC+ collects top- and mid-level oil spills in sea physically. Powered by wind and sun, the pump generates bubbles from seafloor that carry mid-level spill to surface. The top-level spills are collected by water level difference generated by bubbling. The internal spinner performs the first oil-water separation. The oil is led to oil tank for second separation through nano-carbon membrane. The NaOH in the separated seawater reacts with graphene to remove the carcinogenic and water-soluble PAH before the water is discharged to sea. Finally, the oil collected in the oil tank is recycled.

University

Ming Chi University of Technology

Ming Chi University of Technology
New Taipei City, Taiwan

Wei-Ting Wang,
National Taiwan University of Science and Technology & Ming Chi University of Technology

HUNG, CHIA-JUN,
Ming Chi University of Technology

WU, YU-HSING,
Ming Chi University of Technology