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The present invention relates to bioassay materials useful for the detection of toxic substances and, more particularly, to packaging materials for food and other products, along with methods for their manufacture and use. The invention provides a unique composite material capable of detecting and identifying multiple ...
Metal-free azo compounds of the formula ##STR1## wherein Ra is an aromatic group or an active methylene coupling component radical as defined in the specification, R t is an arylazo group or a group of the formula --Y--Z, wherein Y is a direct bond or a bridging radical, and Z is a basic amino or qua...
An ozone and water mixing device comprised of a mixer, an actuator and an ozone generator, within, the mixer contains a standpipe connected to a lateral pipe to form a tee with one end of the standpipe connected to a tap; a screen mesh having a multiple of spiral provided in the end while the other end of the standpipe...
An oil spill retrieval vessel has an influent for collecting oil and seawater that forms an oil spill or slick. The vessel has an interior that contains the skimmed oil and water and separates the oil within the vessel and underwater. A plurality of separator surfaces inside the vessel and below water surface are verti...
This invention is directed to a method of forming microencapsulated food or flavor capsules as well as the capsules produced by the method. The method includes providing food or flavor particles to be encapsulated, and forming a mixture of a warm water fish gelatin and the food or flavor particles in aqueous media. The...
Dental hand tools including disposable water and air treatment cartridges. In various constructions, cartridges containing selected arrangements of disinfectant media mount to a detachable, hand tool adaptor manifold or to an integral hand tool manifold. The cartridges purify water and air discharged from the hand tool...
A method for the preparation of water-soluble, cationic amine polymers by the continuous or batch-wise reaction of a polymer having primary, secondary or tertiary amine functions in its side chain or primary chain as a starting material, wherein the reaction is carried out with an epoxide, a glycidyl ether or a mixture...
An assembly of auxiliary equipment for a water-cooled internal combustion engine having an oil pump, a water pump and an oil cooler/oil filter unit, wherein the oil pump, water pump and oil cooler/oil filter unit are provided as separate interchangeable subassemblies and are combined and interconnected into a construct...
In a blow-off device for limiting excess pressure in nuclear power plants, a condensation tube disposed so that a lower outlet end thereof is immersed in a volume of water in a condensation chamber having a gas cushion located in a space above the volume of water, and an upper inlet end of the condensation tube extends...
A particulate and free water contamination measuring apparatus includes a slide tray adapted for carrying either particulate sample filter elements or free water sample filter elements. The slide tray carrying the filter elements is inserted in a reading chamber whereat, in the particulate mode, the apparatus reads the...
Process for actuating a hydraulic prime mover through conversion of energy in water current wherein the arrangement for carrying out the process comprises at least one set of three coaxially disposed pipes. The central or main pipe serves as a cylinder to receive the impulses of the water current while the two sleeve p...
A method and article is provided for distinguishing cosmetic sticks, especially lipsticks, containing water from those where water is absent. The method involves applying a test stick to a test paper or fabric impregnated with an indicator compound capable of changing color, forming a smear of the stick thereon and obs...
Waste waters from salt bath hardening and galvanizing operations are removed through evaporation of the injurious material containing waste water and complete detoxification of the concentrate from the evaporation. The waste waters are first brought to a salt content of 300-500 grams/liter and this concentrated solutio...
A metal cooling tube of a water-cooled nuclear reactor, having an inner surface thereof exposed to an aqueous cooling medium containing hydrogen peroxide. The cooling tube has its inner surface coated with matter selected from the group consisting of the element manganese, molybdenum, zinc, copper, cadmium for absorbin...
Tetraazaporphins represented by the general formula (I): ##STR1## provide substances derived from organisms (e.g. antigens, antibodies, nucleotides, etc.) which have been labeled with a fluorochrome for labeling comprising the tetraazaporphin; reagents comprising any of the labeled substances which can be utilized for ...
During shutdown of the nuclear reactor, the closure head of the vessel having been dismounted and the vessel (3) and the pool of the reactor both being filled with water, an inner zone of the penetration tube (6) for penetrating the bottom head of the vessel (3) is isolated between two seals (39,42), from the upper lev...
An apparatus for purifying and disinfecting water including a tubular housing having a rear inlet end and a front outlet end, a disinfection stage and an absorption stage containing activated charcoal being provided in the housing between the rear inlet end and the front outlet end. Each of the disinfection stage and t...
A vehicle refueling station has a water treatment system for the vehicle washing installation which utilizes mechanical flotation and an aerobic treatment of the flotage to minimize sewer discharge. The gas from the anaerobic treatment is used to fuel a thermal electric converter which can also be fueled by vapors from...
Phosphates and chromates are selectively removed from contaminated water by a new class of sorbent, referred to as a Polymeric Ligand Exchanger (PLE). The exchanger bed comprising a styrene-divinylbenzene or polymethacrylate matrix having an electrically neutral chelating functional group with nitrogen or oxygen donor ...
A device for removal of excess water from blood is formed by having a plurality of solution chambers and a plurality of blood chambers arranged alternately, partitioning the adjoining ones of the alternately disposed chambers by insertion of semi-permeable membranes one each along the boundaries thereof and having a so...
The invention relates to a compact, portable multiple service apparatus and method for purifying and disinfecting water from potable or non-potable water sources and dispensing ice, room temperature water, cold water, and hot water made from the purified/disinfected water in this apparatus. This apparatus is equipped t...
The present application relates to water-soluble copper phthalocyanine dyestuffs of the formula I ##STR1## in which CuPc is a copper phthalocyanine radical; X is a straight-chain or branched alkylene having 2 to 6 carbon atoms; Y is a straight-chain or branched alkylene having 2 to 6 carbon atoms or a strai...
A cleaning device for water closets comprising a holder stick device having a handle part and a clamping member which is manually operable between a clamping position and a release position for releasably engaging a cleaning pad intended for usage during only a single cleaning operation. The cleaning pad is constructed...
A vinyl halide resin (PVC) flooring composition having reduced water absorption containing polyhydric alcohol, metal salt stabilizer, filler and an aromatic carboxylic acid such as benzoic acid as an anti-water absorption agent. The compositions may be employed for dramatic improvement against swelling and buckling of ...
A method for the enrichment of the natural water in the components of heavy water such as D 2 O and/or HDO being the source of deuterium. The method utilizes the passing of water through semipermeable hydrophobic membranes on which phase transition occurs. The latter is caused by vacuum or neutral carrier gas on the v...
A method of water mark inspection. By forming a pattern on a test wafer, the water mark formed thereon directly reflects the features of a wafer product to be evaluated. The water mark is formed by simulating fabrication process conditions of forming the wafer product of which the performance is to be evaluated. Thus, ...
A water-based treatment agent for tissue paper suppresses any feeling of slipperiness or wetness in ordinary tissue paper and toilet paper so the paper has a dry touch, ample smoothness, and a clean, smooth, tactile impression. It also provides the paper with a superior softness. The water-based treatment agent consist...
In a process for producing stable emulsions of at least two substantially immiscible fluids, particularly emulsions of a liquid fuel with water, a considerable increase in the efficiency of the emulsion-formation process is achieved by injecting the fluids to be emulsified into an emulsification chamber provided with a...