Separations method for polar molecules

United States Patent

6,767,469
July 27, 2004
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Separation of Polar Molecules
A method for separating at least one compound from a liquid mixture containing different compounds where anew crystalline manganese phosphate composition with the formula Mn.sub.3 (PO.sub.4).sub.4.2(H.sub.3 NCH.sub.2 CH.sub.2).sub.3 N.6(H.sub.2 O) is dispersed in the liquid mixture, selectively intercalating one or more compounds into the crystalline structure of the Mn.sub.3 (PO.sub.4).sub.4.2(H.sub.3 NCH.sub.2 CH.sub.2).sub.3 N.6(H.sub.2 O).
Thoma; Steven G. (Albuquerque, NM), Bonhomme; Francois R. (Albuquerque, NM)
Sandia Corporation (Albuquerque, NM)
10/175,215
June 18, 2002
210/670 ; 210/679; 210/690; 210/691; 210/908;
B01J 20/02 (20060101); B01D 15/00 (20060101); B01D 015/00 ();
210/670,679,690,691,908
This invention was made with Government support under Contract No. DE-AC04-94AL85000 awarded by the Department of Energy. The Government has certain rights in the invention.