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Jose Francisco Calzada, Janardan Upadhyaya: Non-paraffin candle composition. Robert M Schwartz, Otto Kauder, May 16, 2000: US06063144 (56 worldwide citation)

A substantially non-paraffin combustible candle composition consists essentially of at least 30 parts by weight of stearic acid, at least 5 parts by weight of vegetable-derived wax having a melting point of at least 50.degree. C., 0-50 parts by weight of at least one vegetable oil, 0 to 10 parts by ...


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William C Pratt: Method and apparatus for measuring internal tissue characteristics in feed animals. Micro Chemical, Klarquist Sparkman Campbell Leigh & Whinston, November 12, 1996: US05573002 (55 worldwide citation)

An ultrasonic apparatus for evaluating internal tissue characteristics in livestock is described. The apparatus comprises a reservoir containing a conductive liquid, an ultrasonic transducer, and a handpiece which is liquidly coupled to the reservoir. As with any electronic apparatus, the apparatus ...


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Paul D Kayfetz, Joseph McHugh, James Dugan: Oil-burning illuminating device. CMA, Thomas M Freiburger, January 16, 1979: US04134718 (54 worldwide citation)

A device capable of burning household vegetable oil and producing a candle-like flame is disclosed. It includes a heat-resistant upright glass tube within which a fibrous wick is positioned, extending a short distance out the top. For supporting the tube and wick in a generally flat-bottomed contain ...


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Hans R Strop, Richard R Perry: Vegetable oil extraction process. Fay Sharpe Beall Fagan Minnich & McKee, January 11, 1994: US05278325 (54 worldwide citation)

A vegetable oil process and assembly is disclosed for extracting oil from an oil bearing material such as soybean, corn and the like. The process comprises adding at least one reagent to the oil bearing material to form a slurry mixture. The slurry is heated at a preselected temperature for a presel ...


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Shafiq N Fazel, Guy M Danner, Lan Cao, David D Miller, Eric H Klingenberg: Electro-optic displays, and materials for use therein. E Ink Corporation, Air Products and Chemicals, David J Cole, June 23, 2009: US07551346 (53 worldwide citation)

An electro-optic display comprises a layer of solid electro-optic material; a backplane comprising at least one electrode; and an adhesive layer disposed between the layer of electro-optic material and the backplane and adhesively securing the layer of electro-optic material to the backplane, the ad ...


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Reed W Jones III: Non-polluting non-toxic drilling fluid compositions and method of preparation. Michael A O Neil, December 23, 1986: US04631136 (53 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to plant or vegetable oil-based drilling fluid compositions which are non-polluting and non-toxic, and which provide improved lubricating properties and stability for use under widely-varying load and pressure drilling conditions. The compositions are primarily based on ...


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Wisdom Lawrence, Fowler David P, Zinn Robert E: Method for making center-filled puffed food product. Frito Lay, October 26, 1971: US3615675 (51 worldwide citation)

A light puffed or expanded food product which has a core filled with an edible pastelike or creamy material. The apparatus for making this product includes an extruder capable of developing high pressures and elevated temperatures in a mass of edible material such as corn meal to which water and veg ...


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Linsen Liu, Daniel Scott Lampert: Partial interesterification of triacylglycerols. Cargilll Incorporated, Merchant & Gould P C, May 29, 2001: US06238926 (50 worldwide citation)

A process for modifying a triacylglycerol stock, such as a vegetable oil stock, to better control fluidity is provided. The process includes interesterifying the triacylglycerol stock in the presence of a basic catalyst while monitoring the absorbance of the reaction mixture. A modified triacylglyce ...


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Fridolin Loeffler, Hermann Plainer, Bruno Sproessler, Hans Ottofrickenstein: Vegetable oil enzymatic degumming process by means of aspergillus phospholipase. Roehm, Metallgesellschaft, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, December 14, 1999: US06001640 (50 worldwide citation)

A degumming step in the production of edible oils is disclosed. Vegetable oils from which hydratable phosphatides have preferably been eliminated by a previous aqueous degumming process, are freed from non-hydratable phosphatides by an enzymatic treatment, so that they may be physically refined. The ...


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Hiroitsu Kawata, Masayoshi Aruga, Tadayoshi Ohmura, Takashi Sonobe, Satoru Yoneya, Chiharu Sone: Sustained release pharmaceutical composition of solid medical material. Yamanouchi Pharmaceutical, Burgess Ryan & Wayne, June 16, 1987: US04673564 (50 worldwide citation)

Sustained release pharmaceutical compositions of a solid medical material which contains an amorphous solid medical material, polyethylene oxide, and at least one basic substance selected from the group consisting of hydroxypropylmethyl cellulose, hydroxypropyl cellulose, methyl cellulose, polyvinyl ...