Apatite sequestration of selenium

Patent Number: 9,440,217
Issued: 9/13/2016
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Abstract: A method for sequestering selenium is disclosed. The method includes contacting selenium with a stannous modified apatite under conditions whereby the selenium is absorbed by the apatite.
Filed: 5/8/2013
Application Number: 13/890,022
Government Interests: STATEMENT OF GOVERNMENT INTEREST This invention was made with Government support under Contract No. DE-NA0003525 awarded by the United States Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration. The Government has certain rights in the invention.