Reversible Crosslinking of Polymers in Oil Recovery

  • Robert H. Friedman
Conference paper
Part of the Polymer Science and Technology book series (PST, volume 2)


This chapter describes a technique for producing an inexpensive fluid that will exhibit different viscosities in the varying environments in a petroleum reservoir and will thus assist in increasing the recovery.


Pore Volume Well Bore Injection Well Water Tube Thickened Water 


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© Plenum Press, New York 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert H. Friedman
    • 1
  1. 1.Getty Oil CompanyHoustonUSA

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