Powertech’s expertise with handling fuels and lubricants as well as our familiarity with environmental analysis procedures and regulations makes us an ideally suited laboratory for analysis of waste petroleum products, paint and solvents.

Waste oils and fuels are analyzed in accordance with the British Columbia Provincial Waste Oil Guidelines, which determine if the material is environmentally safe for disposal by combustion. Powertech offers a wide variety of tests for categorizing waste according to origin and method of disposal. Our comprehensive waste oil characterization services include:

  • British Columbia Provincial Waste Oil Guidelines (Burning spec)
  • Component analysis
  • Heat content
  • Water content
  • Flashpoint
  • PCB
  • Metals
  • Organic halogen (TOX)