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Scott Franklin, Aravind Somanchi, George Rudenko, Riyaz Bhat, Xinhua Zhao, Risha Bond, Walter Rakitsky, Alejandro Marangoni: Tailored oils. TerraVia Holdings, Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson, August 1, 2017: US09719114 (2 worldwide citation)

Recombinant DNA techniques are used to produce oleaginous recombinant cells that produce triglyceride oils having desired fatty acid profiles and regiospecific or stereospecific profiles. Genes manipulated include those encoding stearoyl-ACP desturase, delta 12 fatty acid desaturase, acyl-ACP thioes ...


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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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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 ...


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Rodger T Marentis: Method of supercritical fluid fractionation of oil seed extraction materials. MOR Supercritical, Craig R Miles, CR Miles P C, October 15, 2013: US08557318 (2 worldwide citation)

Generally, a method of pressure regulated supercritical fluid fractionation of oil seed extraction materials which can be utilized to refine oil seed extraction material established in an amount of supercritical fluid. Specifically, a method of pressure regulated supercritical fluid fractionation of ...


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Neuburger Hans Dipl Ing Fh, Mall Wolfgang Dipl Ing Fh: Oil filling device with an oil filler tube and an oil dip stick.. Iveco Magirus, February 28, 1990: EP0355474-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

In a known oil filling device, the oil dip stick is integrated with the sealing cap. Oil is extracted via a separate extraction probe or via separate screw plugs at the bottom in the oil pan. According to the invention, an oil filling device (1) with an oil filler tube (2) and an oil dip stick (3) w ...


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Pia Baum, Erich Lutz, Marcus Guzmann, Karl Heinz Buechner, Gregor Brodt: Polymer for water treatment. BASF Aktiengesellschaft, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, July 29, 2008: US07405263 (2 worldwide citation)

A description is given of (meth)acrylic acid copolymers comprising methacrylic acid units and units based on isopropanol, the polymer being functionalized with aminoalkylsulfonic acid. In addition, a description is given of a process for the preparation thereof and the use thereof for watertreatment ...


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SCHWALLER JUERG, BERNATH ETIENNE: [fr] Procédé dutilisation doléagineux, [de] Verfahren zur Verwertung von Ölpflanzen, [en] Method for exploiting oil plants. RESAG RENEWABLE EN SWITZERLAND, March 17, 2010: EP2163159-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

[en] Process for utilizing oil yielding plants, comprises at least partially extracting the proteins from the residues of the plant ingredients used for oil extraction (9) and partially processing the deproteinized plant ingredients for the production of current and heat. An independent claim is als ...