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Title: Method of cleaning a diesel particulate filter

Abstract

The present invention is directed to a method of cleaning a diesel particulate filter. The method requires a step of contacting the diesel particulate filter with a cleaning composition containing one or more fatty acids or a derivative thereof. The one or more fatty acids or a derivative thereof may include a natural oil, such as a plant-based oil.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Savannah River Site (SRS), Aiken, SC (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1464458
Patent Number(s):
10,029,246
Application Number:
15/414,950
Assignee:
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, LLC (Aiken, SC)
DOE Contract Number:  
AC09-08SR22470
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2017 Jan 25
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING

Citation Formats

Dixon, David R., and Gleaton, Tommy D. Method of cleaning a diesel particulate filter. United States: N. p., 2018. Web.
Dixon, David R., & Gleaton, Tommy D. Method of cleaning a diesel particulate filter. United States.
Dixon, David R., and Gleaton, Tommy D. Tue . "Method of cleaning a diesel particulate filter". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1464458.
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abstractNote = {The present invention is directed to a method of cleaning a diesel particulate filter. The method requires a step of contacting the diesel particulate filter with a cleaning composition containing one or more fatty acids or a derivative thereof. The one or more fatty acids or a derivative thereof may include a natural oil, such as a plant-based oil.},
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journal = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {2018},
month = {7}
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Biodiesel Fuels
patent-application, January 2011