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Gleim William Kt: Extraction de leau recyclable des travaux de mine, Extraction of reusable water from a mineral mining process. Gleim William Kt, ADE & COMPANY, February 28, 1984: CA1162869 (3 worldwide citation)

EXTRACTION OF REUSABLE WATER FROM A MINERAL MINING PROCESS ABSTRACT OF THE DISCLOSURE The mining industry consumes a great quantity of water to remove various minerals from the earth as well as any various tar sand oil extraction processes. The water is, in its final state, usually in the form of an ...


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AUGUSTIN Maryann, JULIANO Pablo, MAWSON Raymond, SWIERGON Piotr, KNOERZER Kai: EXTRACTION DHUILE VÉGÉTALE, VEGETABLE OIL EXTRACTION. COMMONWEALTH SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ORGANISATION, AUGUSTIN Maryann, JULIANO Pablo, MAWSON Raymond, SWIERGON Piotr, KNOERZER Kai, FB RICE, December 13, 2012: WO/2012/167315 (3 worldwide citation)

A method of extracting recovering oil from vegetable material in which oil bearing material is heated and subjected to sonication at least one frequency above 400 kHz, removing a first yield of oil by decanting and subjecting the retained material to centrifugal separation to separate out a second y ...


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RIDGLEY WILLIAM S: Oil recovery and syngas production from biomass-based processes. GROWMARK, Hilten John S, June 23, 2011: WO/2011/075671 (3 worldwide citation)

A biomass-based oil extraction process is disclosed. The process includes the recovery of biomass-based oil and other co-products, including but not limited to steam, electric power and chemicals, from various biomass processes and in particular, a process that involves dry biomass milling methods. ...


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Ziegler Mark J: Method of making proppants used in gas or oil extraction. UNIMIN CORPORATION, Vickers Gregory S, June 30, 2011: WO/2011/077183 (3 worldwide citation)

A method of making frac sand having a selected grade from a naturally occurring, mined sand having a SiO2 content of at least about 80 percent and having a particle size range where the maximum particle size is less than about 8.0 mm, comprising: crushing the mined sand into an intermediate particul ...


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Aldon R Reinhardt, John Griffin: Heavy oil extraction system. Goodfield Energy, Bever Hoffman & Harms, E Eric Hoffman, November 13, 2007: US07293532 (2 worldwide citation)

An efficient high-temperature water vapor generator is used to heat heavy oil located in an underground cavity, thereby reducing the viscosity of the oil and enabling the oil to be pumped to the surface. The vapor generator includes a combustion chamber and a surrounding structure, wherein a cavity ...


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Ravi Chidambaran, Narendra Singh Bisht, Pavan Raina: Process for purification of produced water. Aquatech International, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC, August 22, 2017: US09738553 (2 worldwide citation)

We provide a process for treatment of produced water, including but not limited to water produced by a “steam flood” process for extraction of oil from oil sands, including the removal of color from the water. This removal may be accomplished through addition of color-removal polymers and flocculent ...


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Knut Meyer, Kevin L Stecca: DGAT genes for increased seed storage lipid production and altered fatty acid profiles in oilseed plants. E I DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY, February 21, 2017: US09574207 (2 worldwide citation)

Polynucleotide sequences encoding diacylglycerol acyltransferase genes and the use of these acyltransferases for increased seed storage lipid production and altered fatty acid profiles in oilseed plants are disclosed. Transgenic soybean seed having increased total fatty acid content of at least 20% ...


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Marika Alapuranen, Leena Valtakari, Jarno Kallio, Pentti Ojapalo, Jari Vehmaanperä: Enzyme fusion proteins and their use. Enzymes Oy, Banner & Witcoff, April 22, 2008: US07361487 (2 worldwide citation)

Cellulase fusion proteins comprising an endoglucanase core region and a heterologous cellulose binding domain are described. The fusion proteins may be produced by recombinant techniques using appropriate polynucleotides, expressing vectors and host cells. The fusion proteins and enzyme preparations ...


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Alexandre A Borissov, Anatoly A Borissov: System and method for producing power from thermal energy stored in a fluid produced during heavy oil extraction. Geotrend Power, Dowell & Dowell P C, July 2, 2013: US08474260 (2 worldwide citation)

A system and method is disclosed for generating power from thermal energy stored in a fluid extracted during the recovery of heavy oil. The method includes the steps of vaporizing a working fluid in a binary cycle using thermal energy stored in the extracted fluid, converting the vaporized working f ...


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Seyi A Odueyungbo: Thermal treatment processes for spent hydroprocessing catalyst. Chevron U, May 15, 2012: US08178461 (2 worldwide citation)

A process to upgrade heavy oil and convert the heavy oil into lower boiling hydrocarbon products is provided. The process employs a catalyst slurry comprising catalyst particles with an average particle size ranging from 1 to 20 microns. In the upgrade process, spent slurry catalyst in heavy oil is ...