08925497 is referenced by 2 patents and cites 12 patents.

A waste gas combustion method that includes providing a combustible fuel source, in which the combustible fuel source is composed of at least methane and siloxane gas. A sodium source or magnesium source is mixed with the combustible fuel source. Combustion of the siloxane gas of the combustible fuel source produces a silicon containing product. The sodium source or magnesium source reacts with the silicon containing product to provide a sodium containing glass or sodium containing silicate, or a magnesium containing silicate. By producing the sodium containing glass or sodium containing silicate, or the magnesium containing silicate, or magnesium source for precipitating particulate silica instead of hard coating, the method may reduce or eliminate the formation of silica deposits within the combustion chamber and the exhaust components of the internal combustion engine.

Title
Mitigating the effect of siloxanes on internal combustion engines using landfill gasses
Application Number
14/100341
Publication Number
8925497 (B2)
Application Date
December 9, 2013
Publication Date
January 6, 2015
Inventor
Theodore M Besmann
Oak Ridge
TN, US
Agent
Scully Scott Murphy & Presser P C
Assignee
UT Battelle
TN, US
IPC
F02M 21/02
F23G 7/06
F02B 47/04
F02B 43/00
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