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REHAGE Peter: [fr] COMPOSITIONS ET PROCÉDÉS UTILES POUR LEXTRACTION DHUILE, [en] COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS USEFUL FOR OIL EXTRACTION. GREENSTRACT, LANGER Matthew E, May 2, 2013: WO/2013/062782 (5 worldwide citation)

[en] The present invention relates to compositions comprising a plant material, specifically com gluten meal, and methods for using the same in extracting or removing a hydrocarbon-containing substance such as oil, coal tar, creosote, sludge, bitumen or refined products thereof from a substrate or r ...


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Rahul Iyer, Alex Tkachenko, Sam Weinberger, Erik C Scher, Fabio R Zurcher, Joel M Cizeron, Wayne P Schammel, Joel Gamoras, Dmitry Karshtedt, Greg Nyce: Natural gas processing and systems. Siluria Technologies, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, June 6, 2017: US09670113 (4 worldwide citation)

Natural gas and petrochemical processing systems including oxidative coupling of methane reactor systems that integrate process inputs and outputs to cooperatively utilize different inputs and outputs of the various systems in the production of higher hydrocarbons from natural gas and other hydrocar ...


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Scott Franklin, Aravind Somanchi, George Rudenko, Riyaz Bhat, Xinhua Zhao, Risha Bond, Walter Rakitsky, Alejandro Marangoni, Diza Braksmayer: Structuring fats and methods of producing structuring fats. TerraVia Holdings, Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson, January 24, 2017: US09551017 (4 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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Scott Franklin, Aravind Somanchi, Janice Wee, George Rudenko, Jeffrey L Moseley, Walter Rakitsky: Tailored oils produced from recombinant heterotrophic microorganisms. TerraVia Holdings, Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson, May 23, 2017: US09657299 (4 worldwide citation)

Methods and compositions for the production of oil, fuels, oleochemicals, and other compounds in recombinant microorganisms are provided, including oil-bearing microorganisms and methods of low cost cultivation of such microorganisms. Microalgal cells containing exogenous genes encoding, for example ...


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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 (4 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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Christian Bittner, Günter Oetter, Jack Tinsley, Christian Spindler, Gabriela Alvarez Jüergenson, Sophie Vogel: Process for extracting mineral oil using surfactants based on butylene oxide-containing alkyl alkoxylates. BASF SE, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, December 17, 2013: US08607865 (4 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a process for mineral oil extraction by means of Winsor Type III microemulsion flooding, in which an aqueous surfactant formulation comprising at least one ionic surfactant of the general formula R1—O-(D)n-(B)m-(A)l-XY−M+ is injected through injection boreholes into a minera ...


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John Nenniger, Steve Conzuorgood, Lowy Gunnewiek, Bob Reid, Emil Nenniger: Method and apparatus for testing heavy oil production processes. N Solv Corporation, Vidas Arrett & Steinkraus P A, June 1, 2010: US07727766 (4 worldwide citation)

There is disclosed a method of testing oil extraction processes including the steps of: 1) placing a sample to be tested in a sample holder which has a configurable temperature profile; 2) placing the sample holder in a pressure vessel; 3) increasing the pressure in the pressure vessel to simulate a ...


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Frederick D Busche, John B Rollins, Harold J Noyes, James G Bush: System and method for preparing near-surface heavy oil for extraction using microbial degradation. International Business Machines Corporation, Andrea Bauer, Hoffman Warnick, April 12, 2011: US07922893 (4 worldwide citation)

A system and method for enhancing the recovery of heavy oil in an oil extraction environment by feeding nutrients to a preferred microbial species (bacteria and/or fungi). A method is described that includes the steps of: sampling and identifying microbial species that reside in the oil extraction e ...


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Sigmund Askestad: Drive system for turning a swivel. Norsk Hydro, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack, May 30, 1995: US05419398 (4 worldwide citation)

A system for turning a swivel aboard a vessel for oil extraction at sea includes a stationary swivel part connected to a rotary drilling rig on the vessel and one or more rotating parts connected to the vessel. The rotating swivel parts are connected to a torsionally rigid vertical frame structure v ...


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Arnold Marcel Leas: Converting solid fuels to gaseous and liquid fuels. Edward E Dyson, John J Byrne, February 15, 1977: US04008145 (4 worldwide citation)

A process for producing gaseous and liquid fuels from solid fuels by oil extraction, cracking in the presence of hot sand and treatment of products and byproducts to essentially eliminate pollution.