Scrubber for Removing Heavy Metals from Gases
Yissum Technology Transfer Company of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, IL
cleantech, environment, air pollution control, recovery/recycling, scrubbers
Our Innovation: A wet scrubber that removes heavy metals, particularly mercury from flue, combustion and exhaust gases. The wet scrubber holds liquor that contains an oxidizer dissolved in a non-volatile liquid. The oxidizer oxidizes the elemental metal into a salt; and the liquid stabilize the oxidizer.
Nanotech 2008 Conference Program Abstract