Scientific and technical journal

«Proceedings of Gubkin University»

ISSN 2073-9028

Proceedings of Gubkin University

UDC: 547.992.2
DOI: -


Grechischeva Natalia Yu.,
Holodov Vladimir A.,
Parfenova Aksana M.,
Kotelev Mihail S.,
Perminova Irina V.

Keywords: humic-clay complexes, humic substances, stabilizer, stabilization of emulsions of oil, natural dispersant


The prospects of using humic-clay complexes (HCC) as stabilizing agents for natural water-oil emulsions, the formation of which contributes to the natural process of self-purification of aqueous systems are shown. The most effective is the use of organo stabilizers with surface modified by coal humic substances. Evaluation of the effectiveness of the dispersing ability of these complexes also allows to consider the possibility of using them as natural dispersants. The use of such humic-clay complexes does not pose the risk of secondary pollution in contrast to the use of molecular surfactants.


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