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Title: Method of reduction of nitroaromatics by enzymatic reaction with redox enzymes

Abstract

A method for the controlled reduction of nitroaromatic compounds such as nitrobenzene and 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene by enzymatic reaction with redox enzymes, such as Oxyrase (Trademark of Oxyrase, Inc., Mansfield, Ohio).

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. Richland, WA
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
873295
Patent Number(s):
6130083
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
B - PERFORMING OPERATIONS B09 - DISPOSAL OF SOLID WASTE B09C - RECLAMATION OF CONTAMINATED SOIL
DOE Contract Number:  
AC06-76RL01830
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
method; reduction; nitroaromatics; enzymatic; reaction; redox; enzymes; controlled; nitroaromatic; compounds; nitrobenzene; 6-trinitrotoluene; oxyrase; trademark; mansfield; ohio; aromatic compound; enzymatic reaction; aromatic compounds; redox enzymes; nitroaromatic compounds; controlled reduction; /435/

Citation Formats

Shah, Manish M. Method of reduction of nitroaromatics by enzymatic reaction with redox enzymes. United States: N. p., 2000. Web.
Shah, Manish M. Method of reduction of nitroaromatics by enzymatic reaction with redox enzymes. United States.
Shah, Manish M. Sat . "Method of reduction of nitroaromatics by enzymatic reaction with redox enzymes". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/873295.
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Works referenced in this record:

Purification and characterization of nitrobenzene nitroreductase from Pseudomonas pseudoalcaligenes JS45.
journal, January 1995