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Title: Waste remediation


A system including a steam generation system and a chamber. The steam generation system includes a complex and the steam generation system is configured to receive water, concentrate electromagnetic (EM) radiation received from an EM radiation source, apply the EM radiation to the complex, where the complex absorbs the EM radiation to generate heat, and transform, using the heat generated by the complex, the water to steam. The chamber is configured to receive the steam and an object, wherein the object is of medical waste, medical equipment, fabric, and fecal matter.

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Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
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Willam Marsh Rice University (Houston, TX)
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Patent File Date: 2015 Nov 20
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United States

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Halas, Nancy J., Nordlander, Peter, and Neumann, Oara. Waste remediation. United States: N. p., 2017. Web.
Halas, Nancy J., Nordlander, Peter, & Neumann, Oara. Waste remediation. United States.
Halas, Nancy J., Nordlander, Peter, and Neumann, Oara. Tue . "Waste remediation". United States.
title = {Waste remediation},
author = {Halas, Nancy J. and Nordlander, Peter and Neumann, Oara},
abstractNote = {A system including a steam generation system and a chamber. The steam generation system includes a complex and the steam generation system is configured to receive water, concentrate electromagnetic (EM) radiation received from an EM radiation source, apply the EM radiation to the complex, where the complex absorbs the EM radiation to generate heat, and transform, using the heat generated by the complex, the water to steam. The chamber is configured to receive the steam and an object, wherein the object is of medical waste, medical equipment, fabric, and fecal matter.},
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journal = {},
number = ,
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place = {United States},
year = {2017},
month = {1}

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