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Zirconium hydroxide for decontaminating toxic agents

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The present invention relates to a process for decontaminating surfaces contaminated with toxic agents. The process comprises contacting a contaminated surface with a sorbent comprised of zirconium hydroxide onto which at least one reactive moiety is optionally impregnated.

Inventors: 
Peterson, Gregory W.; Rossin, Joseph A.; Wagner, George W.
Patent Number: 
Technical domain: 
Machine Tools
FIle Date: 
2010-11-02
Grant Date: 
2013-09-10
Grant time: 
1,043 days
Grant time percentile rank: 
19
Claim count percentile rank: 
5
Citations percentile rank: 
1
'Cited by' percentile rank: 
1
Assignee: 
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA