Articles on Waste Oil

As Natural Gas Prices Surge Consider the Alternatives

As Natural Gas Prices Surge Consider the Alternatives

What was supposed to be a season of low demand for natural gas has turned into surging prices, and it’s not even winter yet. In September alone, gas prices increased 17% and nearly doubled since six months ago. With natural-gas futures ending at $5.105 per million...

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Where Advanced Technology Meets Waste Oil

Where Advanced Technology Meets Waste Oil

One of UOMA’s goals is to support the advancement of technology used to recycle and reuse waste oil. Most of UOMA’s members have developed or implemented waste-oil heater and boiler technology specifically. The process of creating and implementing new technologies...

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The Inherent Value in Waste Oil: Top 10 Benefits

The Inherent Value in Waste Oil: Top 10 Benefits

Oil can be recycled and reused many times before it reaches the end of its lifecycle and needs to be disposed of properly. But, even when you think it has reached the end of its lifecycle, you have options for maximizing its value. There are many ways to recycle and...

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Proper Waste Oil Disposal: 10 Techniques for Success

Proper Waste Oil Disposal: 10 Techniques for Success

Disposing of waste oil can be tricky and potentially dangerous. While the Environmental Protection Agency does have standards for waste oil disposal, each state is responsible for setting the final rules and regulations. To properly dispose of waste or used oil there...

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Research Studies and News

Learn about how UOMA member, EnergyLogic, built a custom boiler solution for a remote client in Africa.

Solving a waste oil disposal problem with a  custom plug-in and go solution.

Waste Oil at Your Disposal

Improper storage and disposal of waste oil can get you into a heap of trouble. Here are a few tips that’ll help you stay on the right side of the law.

Oil-Fired Heating Shows Cost-Cutting Potential

Cost of utilities (electric and heating) is the greatest out of pocket expense category facing poultry growers.

Service with a Green Smile

Oil reuse heating system highlights Pennsylvania car dealership’s sustainable footprint.

Other Resources

NRTA – Turning Used Oil Into Heat
Code of Federal Regulations – Standards for the Management of Used Oil
AutoLink Magazine – Benefits of Recycling on Site
EPA – Resource Conservation and Recovery Act
EPA – Managing Your Hazardous Waste: A guide for small businesses