09145528 cites 54 patents.

Disclosed herein are methods and systems for upgrading (for example, removing heteroatoms, metals, or metalloids) an oil composition derived or extracted from a biomass. The upgraded oil composition can be used to make a desired product, for example, a fuel product.

Title
Methods of preparing oil compositions for fuel refining
Application Number
13/265508
Publication Number
9145528 (B2)
Application Date
April 21, 2010
Publication Date
September 29, 2015
Inventor
Daniel J Sajkowski
Frankfurt
IL, US
Richard J Cranford
San Diego
CA, US
Craig A Behnke
San Diego
CA, US
Alex M Aravanis
San Diego
CA, US
Brian L Goodall
Spring
TX, US
Agent
Sapphire Energy
Assignee
SAPPHIRE ENERGY
CA, US
IPC
C11C 3/14
C11C 3/12
C11B 3/02
C12P 7/64
C10G 3/00
C10L 1/08
C10L 1/06
C10G 69/08
C10G 69/06
C10G 69/04
C10G 67/04
C10G 65/12
C10G 65/04
C10G 45/08
C10L 1/04
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