|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||134/111; 134/201; 134/110; 210/611; 435/264|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 10 인용 특허 : 23|
Provided is a "parts washer" that includes a fluid that performs a cleaning function and maintains the viability of microorganisms in the fluid which biodegrade organic material in contact with a biological component, the parts. "Parts" include objects befouled with organic material and/or particulate matter. The cleaning fluid includes a surfactant that functions to separate organic waste from the parts being washed. A multi-tiered basin houses the cleaning fluid and the biological component living within the fluid that breaks down organic wastes produc...
1. An apparatus for cleaning parts fouled with organic and particulate matter, the apparatus comprising a wash basin used for cleaning the parts by contacting the parts with a fluid, and a holding tank that houses a plurality of live microorganisms to biodegrade the organic matter the wash basin being in communication with the holding tank so that the fluid recirculates in a closed environment, and a non-cylindrical filter positioned in the holding tank said filter having microorganisms affixed to it. 2. The apparatus of claim 1, wherein the fluid compri...