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Title: Apparatus and method for oxidizing organic materials

Abstract

The invention is a method and apparatus using high cerium concentration in the anolyte of an electrochemical cell to oxidize organic materials. The method and apparatus further use an ultrasonic mixer to enhance the oxidation rate of the organic material in the electrochemical cell.

Inventors:
 [1];  [1];  [2];  [3]
  1. Kennewick, WA
  2. West Richland, WA
  3. Port Orchard, WA
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus, OH (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
871322
Patent Number(s):
5707508
Assignee:
Battelle Memorial Institute (Richland, WA)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
A - HUMAN NECESSITIES A62 - LIFE-SAVING A62D - CHEMICAL MEANS FOR EXTINGUISHING FIRES OR FOR COMBATING OR PROTECTING AGAINST HARMFUL CHEMICAL AGENTS
C - CHEMISTRY C02 - TREATMENT OF WATER, WASTE WATER, SEWAGE, OR SLUDGE C02F - TREATMENT OF WATER, WASTE WATER, SEWAGE, OR SLUDGE
DOE Contract Number:  
AC06-76RL01830
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
apparatus; method; oxidizing; organic; materials; cerium; concentration; anolyte; electrochemical; cell; oxidize; ultrasonic; mixer; enhance; oxidation; rate; material; organic materials; electrochemical cell; organic material; ultrasonic mixer; oxidation rate; cerium concentration; oxidizing organic; oxidize organic; /205/204/588/

Citation Formats

Surma, Jeffrey E, Bryan, Garry H, Geeting, John G. H., and Butner, R Scott. Apparatus and method for oxidizing organic materials. United States: N. p., 1998. Web.
Surma, Jeffrey E, Bryan, Garry H, Geeting, John G. H., & Butner, R Scott. Apparatus and method for oxidizing organic materials. United States.
Surma, Jeffrey E, Bryan, Garry H, Geeting, John G. H., and Butner, R Scott. Thu . "Apparatus and method for oxidizing organic materials". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/871322.
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title = {Apparatus and method for oxidizing organic materials},
author = {Surma, Jeffrey E and Bryan, Garry H and Geeting, John G. H. and Butner, R Scott},
abstractNote = {The invention is a method and apparatus using high cerium concentration in the anolyte of an electrochemical cell to oxidize organic materials. The method and apparatus further use an ultrasonic mixer to enhance the oxidation rate of the organic material in the electrochemical cell.},
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place = {United States},
year = {1998},
month = {1}
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