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PROCESS DISINFECTING, PRESERVING, DEODORIZING, OR STERILIZING

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422 - Chemical apparatus and process disinfecting, deodorizing, preserving, or sterilizing

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Class / Patent application numberDescriptionNumber of patent applications / Date published
422028000 Using disinfecting or sterilizing substance 290
422022000 Using direct contact with electrical or electromagnetic radiation 204
422004000 A gas is substance acted upon 111
422005000 Deodorizing 64
422003000 Process control in response to analysis 47
422026000 Using direct contact steam to disinfect or sterilize 35
422007000 Maintaining environment nondestructive to metal 25
422020000 Using sonic or ultrasonic energy 15
422038000 Using fluent heat transfer medium other than air 12
422021000 Using microwave energy 11
422040000 Process of storage or protection 7
422002000 Step of warning or decreasing hazard of process 5
20080213125Apparatus and Method for Using Ozone as a Disinfectant - A method of sterilizing a closed environment is provided in which an ozone generator is placed into the closed environment; it then generates ozone to a predetermined ozone concentration and increases the humidity of the closed environment. The ozone concentration is maintained at the predetermined ozone concentration for a predetermined period of time, and after the period of time has expired, the ozone is depleted. When the ozone concentration is reduced to a predetermined safe level, the ozone generator signals.09-04-2008
20080310992APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR USING OZONE AS A DISINFECTANT - A method of sterilizing a closed environment is provided in which a disinfection apparatus is placed into the closed environment; it then generates ozone to a predetermined ozone concentration, following which the humidity of the closed environment is rapidly increased. A catalytic converter then reduces the ozone concentration to safe levels. When the ozone concentration is reduced to a predetermined safe level, the disinfection apparatus signals.12-18-2008
20090208365APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MAKING A PEROXYCARBOXYLIC ACID - The present invention relates to apparatus and methods for making a peroxycarboxylic acid. The apparatus includes a reaction catalyst and a guard column for pretreating one or more reagents, which can increase the life, activity, and/or safety of the reaction catalyst. The peroxycarboxylic acid compositions made by the method and apparatus can include one or more peroxycarboxylic acids.08-20-2009
20090004046Ceiling lighting fixture with UV-C air sterilization - An UV-C air sterilizer with an optional visible light provides effective air sterilization through the use of a relatively low intensity UV-C radiation field external of the fixture and the continuous circulation of a mixture of treated and untreated air. Methods are also disclosed.01-01-2009
20120020830Apparatus And Method For Using Ozone As A Disinfectant - A method of sterilizing a closed environment is provided in which an ozone generator is placed into the closed environment; it then generates ozone to a predetermined ozone concentration and increases the humidity of the closed environment. The ozone concentration is maintained at the predetermined ozone concentration for a predetermined period of time, and after the period of time has expired, the ozone is depleted. When the ozone concentration is reduced to a predetermined safe level, the ozone generator signals01-26-2012
422039000 By sudden release of pressure 3
20100221147Dialysate of peritoneal dialysis and its preparation method - An aqueous solution of electrolytes, a sugar osmotic agent and a physiologically safe salt of a reductive sulfur oxy-acid. Alternatively, the dialysate comprises an aqueous solution of electrolytes, a salt of a reductive sulfur oxy-acid, and osmotic agents which contain an oncotic agent other than a sugar osmotic agent.09-02-2010
20110064611Methods and Devices for Cleaning and Sterilization with Shock Waves - Shock waves are applied to clean and sterilize fluids in containers and conveyances. Shock waves destroy pathogens and pollutants in blood, water, food liquids and other fluids.03-17-2011
20110104006Method for Sterilizing Powder or Grain and Sterilizing Apparatus Employing the Same - [Problem to be solved] To provide a method for sterilizing powder or grain by which the heating time is a minimum required time to reduce thermal degradation of the quality of the powder or grain while securing sufficient sterilization effect, and a sterilizing apparatus employing the method.05-05-2011
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20100074797PROCESS FOR PASTEURIZING CHICKEN LITTER - This process comprises aerating chicken litter into a first windrow and aerating a second time into a second windrow. Each of the windrows are permitted to achieve a temperature of approximately 130° F. internally. The litter is then spread to completely cover the entire area and a second set of chickens is placed on the litter. The more aeration times that the windrow is made the more the litter is pasteurized and the pathogens and beetles are removed.03-25-2010
20130064709Removable Grommet Device and Method of Using Thereof - A grommet device and method of using a grommet device is provided. A top structure has a top surface. An aperture having a central axis is positioned interior of the top structure. A sidewall is formed around the aperture and connected to the top structure. The sidewall is positioned substantially perpendicular from the top surface of the top structure. At least two upper protruding structures are connected to the top structure at different locations along the top structure, wherein each of the upper protruding structures extends into the aperture. At least two lower protruding structures extend from the sidewall at different locations along the sidewall, wherein each of the lower protruding structures have a flexing portion extending into the aperture, wherein each of the upper protruding structures are substantially radially aligned with the flexing portion of each of the lower protruding structures, respectively.03-14-2013
20120034130STERILIZATION PROCESS WITH CONTROLLED COOLING - The present invention relates to a process (02-09-2012
20110123392ULTRASOUND AND ACOUSTOPHORESIS FOR WATER PURIFICATION - Provided herein are systems and methods for separation of particulate from water using ultrasonically generated acoustic standing waves.05-26-2011
20090169419Sterilization of consumable composition dispensors - Methods and systems for programmed dispensation of consumable compositions are provided.07-02-2009
20090004045Water Treatment Process and Apparatus - A water treatment process whereby heat is used and recaptured to pasteurize water and or sewage effluent.01-01-2009
20080274011SHAPE MEMORY ALLOY ENDOPROSTHESIS DELIVERY SYSTEM - In accordance with embodiments of the present invention, a method for preparing a shape memory alloy endoprosthesis, displaying strain induced martensite phenomenon, for delivery includes inserting a shape memory alloy endoprosthesis into a delivery device, inducing a first strain within a first region of the shape memory alloy endoprosthesis, inducing a second strain within a second region of the shape memory alloy endoprosthesis, and sterilizing the delivery device while maintaining the first strain and the second strain induced within the shape memory alloy endoprosthesis. In accordance with other embodiments of the present invention, an apparatus for delivering a shape memory alloy endoprosthesis includes an inner core having a first diameter, an outer body having a second diameter greater than the first diameter, and a calibrated endcap attached to the inner core. The outer body surrounds the inner core, and the calibrated endcap includes a roof section having a third diameter greater than the first diameter and less than the second diameter.11-06-2008
20090291018Inductive heating of workpiece using coiled assemblies, system and method - A system for inductively heating a workpiece including a heating coil that surrounds the sides and ends of the workpiece, wherein the heating coil comprises a first coil assembly that encloses a first portion of the workpiece and a second coil assembly that encloses a second portion of the workpiece. A power supply is operatively connected to the first coil assembly and the second coil assembly.11-26-2009
20090142223Sterilization of consumable composition dispensers - Methods and systems for programmed dispensation of consumable compositions are provided.06-04-2009
20080213124Device and Method For Waste Breakdown and Disinfection or Treatment - The invention concerns a device mounted on a framework comprising an upper compartment (09-04-2008
20090311131STERILIZING METHOD AND STERILIZING APPARATUS FOR RETORTED PRODUCTS - A sterilizing apparatus for retorted products is provided, which can transfer the retorted products unidirectionally to and from a retort and which can heat and sterilize the retorted products homogeneously for a short time, while sliding a carriage carrying the retorted products reciprocally in the retort. The rotating motions of a rotating drive source (12-17-2009
20090297398THE INVENTION RELATES TO A METHOD OF VIRAL INACTIVATION BY DRY HEATING - The invention relates to a method of viral inactivation by dry heating of a virus present or potentially present in a biological product that has been dried according to the glass transition temperature.12-03-2009
20120294758ELECTRON BEAM EMITTER FOR STERLIZING CONTAINERS - An electron beam emitter including a vacuum chamber having a width. An electron generator can be positioned within the vacuum chamber for generating electrons. An elongate nozzle can extend from the vacuum chamber along a longitudinal axis and have an exit window at a distal end of the nozzle. The nozzle can have a width that is less than the width of the vacuum chamber. The electron generator can be shaped and dimensioned, and positioned with the vacuum chamber to form and direct a narrow electron beam that enters and travels through the nozzle, and exits out the exit window.11-22-2012
20090180921Method of collecting, processing, sterilizing and stabilizing rumen fluid and the contained bacterial polysaccharides - A method of collecting, processing, sterilizing, and stabilizing rumen fluid to retain the bioactivity of the bacterial polysaccharides found therein is described. The feeding of this resulting composition the first few days of young animals' lives aids in decreasing diarrhea morbidity, severity and mortality. In addition it results in increased growth rate.07-16-2009
20090028747METHOD FOR USING A STERILE PRODUCT PREPARATION FOR SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS - A method for using a sterile product preparation for surgical instruments or sterile product units of any type during which surgical instruments or sterile product units of the most varied type and origin are fed to a sterile product processing system. The aim of the invention is to provide each surgical instrument or each sterile product unit with a transporter in order to assign the surgical instrument, after having been treated in the sterile product processing system, to a specified user.01-29-2009
20090311132METHODS FOR MAKING A SUPPORTED GRAFT - A method for forming a self-expanding stent-graft, including coupling a shape memory member to a polymer cladding to form a polymer clad member, winding a length of the polymer clad member about a mandrel so that adjacent windings include regions of polymer cladding that overlap, heating the wound polymer clad member to join and seal the overlapping regions to one another, manipulating the stent-graft from a first diameter to a second diameter smaller than the first diameter, and loading the stent-graft into a restraining sheath, wherein the restraining sheath prevents the stent-graft from reverting to the first diameter.12-17-2009
20110165017METHODS AND DEVICES FOR STERILIZING AND HOLDING BUFFERING SOLUTION CARTRIDGES - Trays comprising a base have a plurality of axial slots adapted to receive buffer or other medical solution containers within the slots. A spring or other compression element at the bottom of the slot is configured to engage a plunger at the bottom of the solution container when present in the slot so that pressure is applied to the contents of the container in order to stabilize the contents while the containers are sterilized at an elevated temperature.07-07-2011
20110027123METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR STERILIZING CONTACT LENSES - A method for sterilizing contact lenses included in a moist environment in a closed package, wherein the package is heated, wherein the heating is carried out by introducing the package into a space which is at superatmospheric pressure or which is adjusted to superatmospheric pressure and which is heated with dry hot air. Further, the invention relates to an apparatus for carrying out such a method.02-03-2011
20080310991Perishable-fruit-bearing cut-limb preservation and distribution method, coating and shipping container therefor - A method of preserving fruit-bearing cut-limbs from cutting at an orchard to receiving by a remote consumer includes cutting a live, fruit-bearing limb off a fruit tree in an orchard; and bagging the cut limb with perforated film substantially to seal the limb therein substantially continuously from the time of cutting at the orchard to the time of receiving by the remote consumer. After the cutting and before the bagging, the method can include dipping the cut end of the limb in a solution of water substantially continuously from cutting at the orchard to receiving by the remote consumer and/or coating the cut limb including the fruit and leaves thereon using a moisture-retentive agent. A perishable-fruit distribution method includes cutting an intact fruit- and leaf-bearing limb from a live tree in an orchard; treating the cut-limb to extend the useful life of the intact fruit and leaf thereon; placing the treated cut-limb with the intact fruit and leaf thereon in a shipping container; and delivering the treated, containerized cut-limb with the intact fruit and leaf thereon within the shipping container to a consumer remote from the orchard. A coating and a shipping container also are described and claimed.12-18-2008
20110020172 APPARATUS FOR TREATING CONTAINERS INCLUDING CARRIER STERILISATION - An apparatus (01-27-2011
20120156090Apparatus and Method for Accessing a Biological Indicator within a Container - A biological indicator access apparatus and method thereof is provided. The apparatus includes a cage positioned at least partially within an interior compartment of a medical sterilization container, wherein the cage has an interior portion sized to house at least one biological indicator. At least one access element is removably coupled to the cage and permitting access to the interior portion, wherein the at least one access element is located exterior to the medical sterilization container. A filter material at least partially forms the interior portion of the cage, wherein the filter material allows a sterilization substance to traverse from within the interior compartment of the medical sterilization container to the interior portion and prevents non-sterilize substances from traversing from the interior portion to the interior compartment of the medical sterilization container.06-21-2012
20120230863Bag Made From Medical-Grade Paper That is Treated for Sterilization, with Sterilization-Process Indicators and Pigmented-Adhesive-Based Safety Features, Which is Easy to Handle and Use - The present invention relates to bags made from medical-grade paper for sterilization, with sterilization-process indicators and pigmented-adhesive-based safety features, which is easy to handle and use and can be used to store materials, more particularly surgical medical material, for sterilization. Such bags are produced using medical-grade paper that is treated on the surface thereof with a microbicide for sterilization, and, owing to the structure and design thereof, allow safe, rapid handling of the sterilized material placed within, since there are visual indicators that guarantee the hermetic closure and sealing thereof. Furthermore, generally, the invention has printed indicators that change colour depending on the sterilization process carried out on the bags and on whether said process was carried out correctly.09-13-2012
20120269676SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS - A surgical instrument includes an elongated transmission waveguide defining a longitudinal axis. The transmission waveguide has a distal end and a proximal end. The at least one strike surface is formed on the proximal end and is configured to receive vibratory energy.10-25-2012

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