06358639 is referenced by 6 patents.

Methods and kits for removing contaminants from fuel cells are disclosed. The methods include passing a removal substance through a flow channel in the cell, where the substance is selected to remove the contaminant. The contaminants can be, e.g., metallic ions or organic compounds, and the removal substance can be, e.g., acidic or alkaline solutions, chelating agents, or oxidants.

Title
Methods and kits for decontaminating fuel cells
Application Number
9/384640
Publication Number
6358639 (B2)
Application Date
August 27, 1999
Publication Date
March 19, 2002
Inventor
Nicholas Childs
Troy
NY, US
Uriel M Oko
Glenmont
NY, US
Agent
Fish & Richardson P C
US
Assignee
Plug Power
NY, US
IPC
H01M 8/04
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