|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||134/111 ; 134/108 ; 134/109 ; 435/264 ; 210/610|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 9 인용 특허 : 10|
Provided is a system for parts washing that includes a fluid that performs a cleaning function and maintains the viability of microorganisms in the fluid that biodegrade the organic matter removed from the parts. "Parts" include objects such as automotive parts befouled with organic matter and particulate matter. The cleaning fluid includes a surfactant that functions to separate organic waste from the parts being washed. The cleaning fluid is both in a cleaning area and in a housing for microorganisms. A heater, thermostat, and a level control assembly ...
[ What is claimed is:] [1.]1. A closed system for cleaning automotive parts, equipment parts, and machinery parts with fouled organic matter, the system consisting essentially of(i) microorganisms that biodegrade organic matter in a surfactant fluid following activation, said microorganisms affixed prior to activation to(ii) a filter pack having a solid support and(iii) a surfactant fluid that cleans organic matter from the parts to produce(iv) a composition of surfactant fluid, microorganisms and organic matter, wherein said surfactant fluid activates a...