Fuel oil additives

Fuel oil treatment

Description :

Liquid Compound Containing Solvents, Dispersants And Surface

Active Agents:

• Sludge Dispersion And Water Separation.

• Improved Combustion Efficiency.


• Prevents Formation Of Sludge In Tanks, Filters, Pre-heaters, Etc.

• Disperse Existing Sludge.

• Separates Emulsified Water And Aids Water Separation At The Separator.

• Improves Automation And Combustion.

• Allows Reduction Of Excess Air.

• Reduces Unburnt Particles And Soot Emissions.

• Limits Fouling Of Combustion Chambers, Supertieaters, Exhaust Valves, Scavenge Ports, Turbochargers.

• Prevents Low Temperature Corrosion.

• Multiple Organometallic Based Product.

• Minimizes Cold And Corrosion.

Direction of use:

Nova F.o.t. Dual Purpose Plus Is To Be Introduced As Follows:

• Manually Into Bunker Tank Prior To Or During Filling. The Fuel Movement On Entering The Tank Blends The Product Completely.

• Automatically. By Means Of A Metering Pump, Into The Fuel System. The Nos Fo.t. Metering Pump Is Recommended For This Use.

Product dose:

• Dosage Requirements Depend Upon The Quality Of The Fuel Oil To Be Treated.

• Where Fuels Have High Sulphur And Vanadium Contact, And/ Or High Viscosity And Solid Content Are Present, Then Dos Age Quantities of 1 To 2 Liters For Every 2000 Liters Of Fuel Oil May Be Necessary.

• As A General Guide! Initial Dosage Recommendation Is 1 Litre Of Nova Chemicals For 2000 Litters Of Heavy Fuel Oil.

• Further Dosages Down To 14000 May Be Adequate Based On Operating Experience And Results.

Safety & handling

• Products Should Not Be Ingested Or Inhaled.

• Gloves And Safety Goggles Should Be Worn.

• If Product Contacts With The Skin Or Eyes, Or Is Taken In Nally, Treat As Follows :-

Skin And Eyes - Wash Copiously With Water.

Internally - Induce Vomiting Immediately.

• Store Away From Ignition Sources And Extreme Heat.

• Neat Product Should Not Be Heated Above 65 C

Product Characteristics

Appearance :Brownish Black Liquid
Specific Gravity :0.99 + 0.050 At 20 C
Flash Point :MoreThan7
Corrosive Action :Metal : None
Rubber :May Swell Slightly
Toxicity :No Compulsory Labeling: Emits Nontoxic Vapors Or Fumes.

Material Safety Data Sheet

1.Identification of the preparation:

Safety sheet number: N. A.
Manufacturer: NOVA CHEMICALS, room.No.50, 4th floor, Paragji Vrindavan CHS, 20/24, old hanuman lane, MUMBAI-400 002

2.Composition / Information on Ingredients:

Description: Concentrated Fuel Treatment chemical.
Composition: Proprietary Blend of surfactants, creasols, Dispersants.

3.First aid measures:

General recommendations: Product contaminated clothing should be removed immediately.
Inhalation: Escort patient to fresh air. If rapid recovery does not occur, obtain medical attention.
Contact with skin: Wash with water & soap.
Contact with eyes: Flush eye liberally with water. Obtain medical attention.
Ingestion: Give a lot of water to drink. Obtain medical attention.

4.Fire fighting measures:

Product is not flammable. In case of fire, all extinguishing media can be used. In case of fire, that might cause of the release of chemical product fire fighters should use protective clothing. Contaminated extinguishing water must be disposed off in accordance with local regulations.

5.Accidental release measures:

In case of leaks or spill avoid contact. Use personal protection Refer section 7.Prevent spillage from spreading by using sand, earth or other suitable material. Collect the spilled material in a closed container and remove to safe place for disposal by burning, large spills where material has come into the environment or sewer inform the local authority.

6.Handling & storage:

Handling: Keep container closed and handle with care.
Technical measures: Maintain adequate ventilation, at a dry, cool place, keep away from acids.
Packing material: Polyethylene containers.

7.Exposure control / personal protection:

Respiratory: Not normally required, invent of inhalation risk, wear respirator mask.
Eye: Chemical monogoggles recommended.
Skin: Standard issue work cloth, chemical resistant safety shoes or boots.

8.Physical & chemical properties:

Appearance Clear liquid.
Colour Dark Brown Liquid.
Boiling Point -
Freezing Point -
Viscosity 60 seconds by Redwood No.1
Specific Gravity 0.8 to 0.90
flash point above 65 degree Celsius.
Solubility in water Insoluble in Water.

9.Stability & reactivity:

Stability: Stable
Conditions to avoid: Keep away from Acids.
Dangerous reactions: None.

10.Toxological information:

Acute oral toxicity: Ingestion is very harmful.

11.Ecological information:

Do not allow undiluted product to enter sewer system or canals / rivers.

12.Disposal considerations:

Product and non cleaned containers should be disposed off in accordance to local environmental regulations.

13.Other information:

The information contained herein is based on the present state of our knowledge and does not therefore guarantee certain properties. Recipients of our product must take responsibility for observing existing laws and regulations.