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Title: Dechlorination of TCE with palladized iron

The present invention relates to various methods, such as an above-ground method and an in-ground method, of using a palladized iron bimetallic system for the dechlorination of chlorinated organic compounds from effluents containing the same. The use of palladized iron bimetallic system results in the dechlorination of the chlorinated organic compound into environmentally safe reaction products. The present invention also provides kits, devices, and other instruments that use the above-mentioned palladized iron bimetallic system for the dechlorination of chlorinated organic compounds. 10 figs.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
458578
Assignee:
Research Corporation Technologies, Inc., Tucson, AZ (United States) PTO; SCA: 540220; PA: EDB-97:057302; SN: 97001758990
Patent Number(s):
US 5,611,936/A/
Application Number:
PAN: 8-363,125
Contract Number:
AC05-84OR21400; AC05-76OR00001
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: 18 Mar 1997
Research Org:
Lockheed Martin Energy Syst Inc; Martin Marietta Energy Syst Inc
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; CHLORINATED ALIPHATIC HYDROCARBONS; DECHLORINATION; PALLADIUM; IRON; CATALYTIC EFFECTS; BIMETALS; WASTE PROCESSING; REMEDIAL ACTION