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Title: Treatment and prevention systems for acid mine drainage and halogenated contaminants

Abstract

Embodiments include treatments for acid mine drainage generation sources (10 perhaps by injection of at least one substrate (11) and biologically constructing a protective biofilm (13) on acid mine drainage generation source materials (14). Further embodiments include treatments for degradation of contaminated water environments (17) with substrates such as returned milk and the like.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2];  [2]
  1. Fort Collins, CO
  2. Laramie, WY
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Western Research Institute
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1034615
Patent Number(s):
8,105,489
Application Number:
12/666,625
Assignee:
NETL
DOE Contract Number:  
FC26-98FT40322
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Citation Formats

Jin, Song, Fallgren, Paul H, and Morris, Jeffrey M. Treatment and prevention systems for acid mine drainage and halogenated contaminants. United States: N. p., 2012. Web.
Jin, Song, Fallgren, Paul H, & Morris, Jeffrey M. Treatment and prevention systems for acid mine drainage and halogenated contaminants. United States.
Jin, Song, Fallgren, Paul H, and Morris, Jeffrey M. Tue . "Treatment and prevention systems for acid mine drainage and halogenated contaminants". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1034615.
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journal, November 2007

  • Jin, Song; Fallgren, Paul H.; Morris, Jeffrey M.
  • Mine Water and the Environment, Vol. 27, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1007/s10230-007-0026-0

Acid mine drainage remediation options: a review
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Source Treatment of Acid Mine Drainage at a Backfilled Coal Mine Using Remote Sensing and Biogeochemistry
journal, November 2007

  • Jin, Song; Fallgren, Paul H.; Morris, Jeffrey M.
  • Water, Air, and Soil Pollution, Vol. 188, Issue 1-4
  • DOI: 10.1007/s11270-007-9536-4

Pyrite oxidation inhibition by a cross-linked lipid coating
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