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Non-brackish water can be produced from the brackish water or brine containing at least 500 ppm total dissolved solids coproduced in many active hydrocarbon product wells and found in many inactive gas wells. The brackish water or brine is desalinated producing non-brackish water, preferably, potable water. A preferred method of desalination is by reverse osmosis.

Title
Desalination of brackish water or brine from hydrocarbon wells
Application Number
659027
Publication Number
5128042
Application Date
June 27, 1991
Publication Date
July 7, 1992
Inventor
Donald M Fenton
Anaheim
CA, US
Agent
Gregory F Wirzbicki
Charles L Hartman
Assignee
Union Oil Company of California
CA, US
IPC
B01D 61/02
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