SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROCESSING ALGAE-BASED PRODUCTS USING RECOVERED FLUE GAS HEAT

USPTO Patent Application US 2017/0233678 A1
Application Date: Aug. 17th, 2017

ABSTRACT

A method for processing algae-based products using flue gas heat includes mixing flue gas with water, receiving a heated gas in a first enclosure of a heat exchanger, receiving an...
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Application Number:
15/421,347
International Classification:
C11B 1/10 (20060101); B01D 11/04 (20060101); B01D 53/84 (20060101); C11C 3/00 (20060101)
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CLAIMS

What is claimed is:

1. A method for processing algae, comprising: receiving a heated gas in a first enclosure of a heat exchanger;receiving an algal paste in a second enclosure of the heat exchanger;introducing an organic solvent to the algal paste;extracting an algal oil and a plurality of algal shells from the algal paste by...

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CROSS-REFERENCE TO RELATED APPLICATIONS

This application claims priority to U.S. Provisional Patent Application No. 62/294,197, entitled “SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROCESSING ALGAE-BASED PRODUCTS USING RECOVERED FLUE GAS HEAT,” filed on Feb. 11, 2016, the contents of which are incorporated herein by reference.
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