The Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) identified a need for a State of the Art Report on Dilbit corrosivity compared to conventional crude oils within oil transmission pipelines. This report has been prepared by Consultants from outside North America.
Crude Quality Inc. Report regarding the U.S. Department of State Supplementary Draft Environmental Impact Statement
This report provides an independent expert assessment of the crude quality aspects, including supplementary information related to dilbit homogeneity, crude volatility and crude petroleum acidity.
Alberta Innovates – Technology Futures reviews the current status on the corrosivity of dilbit in pipelines as compared to conventional or ‘non-oil sands derived’ crude oil.
The Government of Alberta created a short fact sheet on diluted bitumen and it's effects on corrosion.
Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) prepared a short fact sheet regarding pipelines and corrosion.