Safety

SDS Sheets: Available upon request on all chemicals used in this process.

PPE: The following should be worn by all lab personnel during scrubbing:

  • Splash goggle
  • Lab coat
  • Gloves

Preparation

Required Materials/Media:

  • Carbon Chemistry Adsorbent
  • Carbon Chemistry Solvent
  • Filter system
  • Stirrer

Method

  1. Heat Oil to 90°C
  2. Add 3-5% adsorbent (T-5® , T-41®, Carbon, Activated Alumina)
  3. Mix for 20-30 minutes
  4. Cool to 40-45°C
  5. Add carrier solvent (ethanol/heptane/hexane)
  6. Filter through vacuum or pressure filtration