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Treatment and prevention systems for acid mine drainage and halogenated contaminants

United States Patent

January 31, 2012
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Embodiments include treatments for acid mine drainage generation sources (10 perhaps by injection of at least one substrate (11) and biologically constructing a protective biofilm (13) on acid mine drainage generation source materials (14). Further embodiments include treatments for degradation of contaminated water environments (17) with substrates such as returned milk and the like.
Jin; Song (Fort Collins, CO), Fallgren; Paul H. (Laramie, WY), Morris; Jeffrey M. (Laramie, WY)
The University of Wyoming Research Corporation (Laramie, WY)
12/ 666,625
June 26, 2008
STATEMENT REGARDING FEDERALLY SPONSORED RESEARCH OR DEVELOPMENT The U.S. Government has a paid-up license in this invention and the right in limited circumstances to require the patent owner to license others on reasonable terms as provided for by the terms of DOE #DE-FC26-98FT40322 awarded by the Department of Energy.