Oily Residuals Management

When you partner with Veolia, you gain access to the human, technical and operational expertise of the world leader in delivering preferred environmental solutions.

The challenge as we see it

Downstream refining operations produce significant quantities of oil-bearing residuals during normal day-to-day operations. Finding optimal solutions for the management of oil-bearing materials by focusing on the inherent value of oil recovery and waste mitigation is critical.

Our differentiated value

We have worked with over 50 refineries throughout the U.S. for over 25 years and understand the challenges that oil-bearing residuals present.

  • We are backed by experienced operations and a proven commitment to safety.
  • Oily residuals management reduces the plant's carbon footprint.

Our solutions for oily residuals management

By approaching residual management holistically, with sensitivity to overall life-cycle costs, our residual management experts develop solutions to maximize value recovery, while improving your operations’ reliability and performance.

  • Tailored to address the specific challenges of your plant’s residual stream profile
  • Optimizes recovery of valuable by-products
  • Minimizes the impact of primary separation wastewater volume on the downstream biological treatment plant
  • Minimizes the need to dispose of solids
  • Helps de-bottleneck refinery unit operations and maximize production

Veolia is uniquely positioned to service industry, government and commercial entities in improving performance, managing water, waste and energy.
Learn how

Recycling Process Provides Sustainable Solution for Refinery

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40 CFR 261.6(c)(1) Requirements for recyclable materials

Our oily residuals management solutions are not considered to be treatment, storage or disposal of hazardous waste.