Universal Lubricants hits 1.5M gallon production mark for recycled motor oil
Green Car Congress
MARCH 30, 2011
The rest of the used oil is either improperly disposed of (damaging the environment) or burned as an industrial fuel. The company then transports that oil to its re-refinery in Wichita, Kansas, where it undergoes hydrotreating to remove all of the water, fuel and solvents as well as metals, asphalt flux and other heavy contaminants.