Saline Aquifers

Some articles on saline aquifers, saline:

Carbon Sink - Artificial Sequestration - Geological Sequestration
... Declining oil fields, saline aquifers, and unminable coal seams have been suggested as storage sites ... Saline aquifers contain highly mineralized brines and have so far been considered of no benefit to humans except in a few cases where they have been used for the storage of ... The major disadvantage of saline aquifers is that relatively little is known about them compared to oil fields ...
Carbon Capture And Storage - Sequestration - Geological Storage
... Oil fields, gas fields, saline formations, unmineable coal seams, and saline-filled basalt formations have been suggested as storage sites ... Saline formations contain highly mineralized brines, and have so far been considered of no benefit to humans ... Saline aquifers have been used for storage of chemical waste in a few cases ...