Established in 1986 to Stimulate Cooperative Research & Development of Technology for Environmental Pollution Control & Waste Treatment for the Petroleum Industry

PERF External Group Liaisons





  • Argonne National Laboratory (ANL)
  • American Petroleum Institute (API)
  • Battelle
  • Centre of Documentation, Research and Experimentation (CEDRE)

  • U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)
  • Energy & Environmental Research Center (EERC)
  • Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

  • Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC)
  • Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL)

  • International Association of Oil and Gas Producers (OGP)

  • Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)

  • Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)

  • RTI International

  • SINTEF
  • Flemish Institute of Science and Technology (VITO)

  • Water Environmental Research Foundation (WERF)

  • World Ocean Council (WOC)