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Title: Metal recovery from porous materials

Abstract

The present invention relates to recovery of metals. More specifically, the present invention relates to the recovery of plutonium and other metals from porous materials using microwaves. The United States Government has rights in this invention pursuant to Contract No. DE-AC09-89SR18035 between the US Department of Energy and Westinghouse Savannah River Company.

Inventors:
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Savannah River Site (SRS), Aiken, SC (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
10162698
Patent Number(s):
7723122
Application Number:
ON: DE93015718; PAN: 7-723,122
Assignee:
Dept. of Energy
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
G - PHYSICS G01 - MEASURING G01N - INVESTIGATING OR ANALYSING MATERIALS BY DETERMINING THEIR CHEMICAL OR PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y10 - TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC Y10S - TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC CROSS-REFERENCE ART COLLECTIONS [XRACs] AND DIGESTS
DOE Contract Number:  
AC09-89SR18035
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: 1991
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
11 NUCLEAR FUEL CYCLE AND FUEL MATERIALS; PLUTONIUM; MATERIALS RECOVERY; SPENT FUELS; REPROCESSING; INVENTIONS; MICROWAVE HEATING; LEACHING; POROUS MATERIALS; SEPARATION PROCESSES; 050800; SPENT FUELS REPROCESSING

Citation Formats

Sturcken, E F. Metal recovery from porous materials. United States: N. p., 1991. Web.
Sturcken, E F. Metal recovery from porous materials. United States.
Sturcken, E F. Tue . "Metal recovery from porous materials". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/10162698.
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