|| List of recent Charcoal-related patents
| Easy lighting charcoal briquettes with wood shavings|
A fire starter for use with a grill (g) for cooking foods includes a combustible bag (a) placed on the grill. The bag's contents include charcoal (b) which, when lit, has a relatively long burn time.
|Oil absorbent composition|
The invention relates to a method of preparing an oil absorbent composition. The method comprises heating and then de-mineralising a precursor plant material under conditions suitable to produce an oil absorbent composition comprising charcoal.
|Production of catalytically active activated carbons|
The invention is directed to a method for preparing catalytically active activated carbon, to catalytically active activate carbon obtainable by the method, and to the use of the catalytically active activated carbon. The method of the invention method comprises the steps of: i) mixing charcoal with one or more organic nitrogen-containing compounds, said nitrogen-containing compounds comprising, next to a first nitrogen atom, at least two or more further heteroatoms selected from the group consisting of nitrogen and oxygen, wherein said further heteroatoms have a lone pair; ii) drying the mixture obtained in step i); iii) activating the dried mixture using steam, thereby producing catalytically active activated carbon..
|Charcoal grilling apparatus and methods|
Described are embodiments of a grilling apparatus and associated methods that can include a bottom portion defining a cavity and a firewall. The firewall can be positioned within the cavity defined by the bottom portion such that the cavity can be divided into a first section and a second section, where the first section can retain a heating element.
|Multifunction barbecue oven|
A multifunction barbecue oven includes a main furnace, an auxiliary furnace arranged below the main furnace and a charcoal disc selectively placed on the bottom of the main furnace or the bottom of the auxiliary furnace. The top of the main furnace has an inclined tile roof shaped main furnace top portion with hinged left and right triangular side plates and a detachable connecting rod means.
|System for generating electric current which is produced by the force of inertial movement in slot cars or the like and through the use of magnetic levitation|
System to generate electrical energy by magnetic levitation, using inertia propulsion force exerted by the railway carriages or similar, as used in entertaining games, characterized because system is formed with some alternators, which generate the current through the force of the rotational movement of the shafts connected to the transmission system of each of the wheels of the carriages, the alternators generates current, which is driven through power lines to a transformer provided with ground connections, through charcoal located at the wheels as a safety; generated current to transformer is driven by a high voltage line to a pantograph which allows to deliver the generated current to high voltage cables or stored in batteries for further use.. .
|Method for treating solid waste based on a gradient composed of two distinct thermal sources|
A process and system for the treatment of solid waste based on gradient composed of two distinct thermal sources, notably of a sequenced technological assembly, is able to process solid waste of any class, which operates through a reactor (1) having two chambers (2 and 3), each having a thermal source (4 and 5), where a thermal gradient is generated, followed by a heat exchanger (6) where gases are abruptly cooled and taken to a neutralizing tank (7), for then being directed to an activated charcoal filter (8), due to the action of a blower (9), before finally entering a burner (10) that works under electrical discharges, passing through a catalytic converter (11) and chimney (12) where it is extravasated into the completely inert atmosphere.. .
|Charcoal lighting device|
A container for containing or supporting a fire starter for use with charcoal, having a base to rest upon the grillwork and upstanding walls to contain a pellet form of starter, and grooves to support a solid form of starter.. .
|Coalescing filter device for collecting mist and extracting particles|
A coalescing filter device that extracts harmful particles and mist from the air. The coalescing filter device may include a housing with a coalescing filter suspended within the housing.
A nutritional composition containing a plant food and a mineral food, where the plant food includes at least one of aloe, green algae, red algae, brown algae, blue-green algae, kelp, kombu, hijiki, nori, arame, sea palm, bladderwrack, wakame, dulse, carrageenan, fungi, and bacteria. The mineral food includes at least one of shilajit, humic acid, fulvic acid, bentonite clay, charcoal, diatomaceous earth, dolomite, fossilized remains, rocks, gems, sodium chloride, sea salt, and derivatives or combinations thereof.
|Hookah heat management accessory|
A hookah heat management accessory comprising a base plate configured to rest on the tobacco bowl sitting on the top of a hookah and which conducts heat from charcoal, or other heat source, to the tobacco beneath it; an insulating wall connected to the base plate; an inner lid that mates to the aforementioned wall piece; and an outer lid that is loosely attached to the inner lid allowing for rotation, ventilation, and thermal regulation.. .
|Electric vehicle charging system with robustness features and universal port|
An electric vehicle supply equipment may include a first cover element including a well portion to accommodate a first circuitry, wherein the first circuitry includes a chimney stack that couples to a venting hole. Also, the electric vehicle supply equipment may include a second cover element including a recess portion to accommodate a second circuitry, wherein the second circuitry includes a charcoal filter that couples to the chimney stack to absorb impurities generated by the first circuitry and the second circuitry.
A multi-tip stylus has a penholder and multiple tips longitudinally mounted on the penholder and mutually spaced apart. Any adjacent two of the tips form a tip-combined stroke set.
|Gas and ceramic grill combination|
In various embodiments a gas and ceramic grill combination is provided. The assembly includes a cart adapted to receive a kamado grill.
|System and method of implementing a low pressure charcoal canister|
A portion of a fuel system of a vehicle is disclosed. The portion of the fuel system includes an evaporative emissions leak check system selectively fluidly-connected to an evaporative emissions system.
|Emergency interventions of active charcoal with dabigatran etexilate overdosing|
Optionally in the form of the pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, comprising the administration of an effective amount of charcoal.. .
|Compact lightweight combustible fuels stove|
A portable, compact, light-weight, foraged-fuel stove which assembled, provides a sturdy adequate cooking surface and while collapsed, forms a compact case favorable in size and weight for easy storage in pocket, purse, or backpack. The low-profile, square shape of this stove enhances stability and safety while providing a multi-use cooking surface adequate for grilling as well as cooking with pans of most sizes.
A campfire companion of the present invention is a self contained, aesthetically pleasing, potentially solar charged battery driven electric fan blower system that feeds air into the campfire. This campfire companion would essentially be a fan system, which includes an electric fan (electric motor connected to fan blades) with appropriate power source and controls), hidden in a naturally aesthetic enclosure, such as a composite material shaped to look like a natural rock, stack of wooden log(s), etc.
|Heat controlling system for a cooking apparatus|
A heat controlling system with moveable charcoal chimney device for a cooking apparatus is provided, the system comprises: a firebowl at least one aperture; a chimney movable through the aperture of the bottomside of the firebowl, and an actuator for moving the chimney to control the heat applied to a foodstuff within said firebowl.. .
|Grate device and method for storing a barbeque grill|
The inventive concept disclosed comprises a storage grate for grills of the type typically used in outdoor barbecue grills and particularly, kamado-style grills. The device is essentially a one-piece rod having been bent and formed into specific angles and segments, thereby allowing the device to be attached onto an outdoor cooking grill or kamado-style charcoal cooking grill as is marketed by many commercial brands.
|Method for obtaining lactic acid with a high degree of purity from fermentative liquor|
The present invention describes a process for obtaining lactic acid with a high degree of purity from a fermentative liquor (1) containing sodium lactate, with a view to the production of polylactic acid. The process comprises the unitary operations of centrifugation (101), centrifugal decantation (102), microfiltration (103), ultrafiltration (104), primary filtration in an activated charcoal bed (105), conventional electrodialysis (201), ion exchange columns in a chelating resin bed (202), bipolar electrodialysis (203), ion exchange columns (204), primary evaporation under vacuum (302), secondary filtration in an activated charcoal bed (304), liquid-liquid extraction from the aqueous phase to the organic phase (305), back extraction from the organic phase to the aqueous phase (306), and secondary, atmospheric evaporation (402)..
|Mixture and method for producing a fiber|
A mixture for producing a fiber or a molded part contains at least one polymer solution, in particular a cellulose solution, and an adsorbing agent. The mixture includes a removable resisting agent for the adsorbing agent.
|Personal thermal infrared signaling device|
A thermal infrared (tir) signaling device includes and exothermally reactive material such as charcoal, which when ignited, burns and emits an infrared (ir) signal in a tir wavelength band. The ir signal is modulated to reach a defined field of view in a required blinking pattern.
|Consumable solid fuel package|
A combustible fuel package is provided for a grill which comprises a generally tubular body defining a cavity therein, this body made of a paper material or other non-hazardous combustible material sufficient in strength to retain a solid fuel such as charcoal briquettes within the cavity for a sufficient amount of time to allow the solid fuel to burn to a sufficient degree for cooking food before the paper body is fully consumed, the body having a plurality of vertically oriented elongated apertures spaced around the exterior of the body.. .
|Menthol-sorbed activated charcoal, cigarette filter, and filter-tipped cigarette|
Menthol-sorbed activated charcoal stably holding menthol during storage, and smoothly releasing menthol only during passage of tobacco smoke therethrough is provided. The menthol-sorbed activated charcoal is featured in that to activated charcoal having a specific surface area of 1500 m2/g or more but 1700 m2/g or less as measured by the bet method, menthol is sorbed at a sorption rate of 80% or more but 92% or less with reference to the saturated amount of menthol for the activated charcoal..
|Loci associated charcoal rot drought complex tolerance in soybean|
The invention relates to methods and compositions for identifying soybean plants that are tolerant, have improved tolerance or are susceptible to charcoal rot drought complex. The methods use molecular genetic markers to identify, select and/or construct tolerant plants or identify and counter-select susceptible plants.
|High productivity thermo energy simplified bio-cokes furnace and method for producing high carbon charcoal|
A process and a business method for converting wood waste to charcoal have been invented. Multiple high productive thermo energy simplified bio-cokes furnaces create an outlet discharging the earned volatile gas and the wood tar from the carbonization device.
|Infrared charcoal grill|
A cooking apparatus comprising a housing defining an inner burn chamber, a charcoal tray in the burn chamber for holding charcoal; a cooking surface above the charcoal tray; and an infrared energy emitter positioned between the charcoal tray and the cooking surface. The cooking surface generally is a cooking grid or grill.
|Iodinated activated charcoal for treating symptoms of depression|
The present invention relates to the use of iodinated activated charcoal, optionally in combination with a bromide salt, in treatment of one or more symptom(s) caused by depression, wherein said symptom(s) is/are selected from the group consisting depressive mood, emotional fatigue, mental fatigue which can be chronic, burnout, withdrawal from social situations, anxiety, concentration problems, unpleasant heart palpitations, irregular heart beats, a feeling of pressure in the chest, irritable bowel syndrome and sexual dysfunction.. .
|Method for the open-loop control and/or closed-loop control of filter systems with a media filter|
A method for the open-loop control and/or closed-loop control of a filter system for the filtration of an untreated fluid with a media filter, particularly with a gravel bed filter, multilayer filter or activated charcoal filter, whereby the open-loop control and/or closed-loop control takes place on the basis of the fuzzy logic and/or artificial neural networks.. .
|Method for reducing co2 in a gaseous stream by conversion to a syngas for production of energy|
A system and method for reducing the co2 in a gaseous stream between 33% up to and even in excess of 90%, by reducing co2. A gaseous stream that includes substantial amounts of co2 is provided to a reaction chamber along with h2o (steam) and a carbon source such as charcoal, coke or other carbonaceous material.
|Composite film bag for packaging bulk products|
The present invention relates to a multi-layered composite bag used to store bulk type products such as pet food, seeds, fertilizer, cereals, grains, charcoal, sand, gravel, and other bulk products, including without limitation bulk products intended for human and non-human consumption, and provides a more efficient manufacturing process than using a paper/plastic structure. The present invention provides a bag comprising a middle layer of woven mesh tubing to which an outer layer of solid plastic film is adhered using polypropylene or other polylaminates..
|Device and method for the thermochemical harmonising and gasification of wet biomass|
The invention relates to a device for producing an energy carrier and/or raw material carrier from moisture-containing and/or dry biomass with the aid of a heatable carbonisation reactor (1) having a closable inlet opening (13). The biomass is converted in the carbonisation reactor (1) into a solid, pourable or gaseous energy carrier and/or raw material carrier and for interim storage of the energy carrier and/or raw material carrier is then delivered via a closable outlet opening (14) to a coolable tank (9) connected to the carbonisation reactor (1).
|Carbonaceous fines beneficiation using micro-algae and related processes|
A method is provided for the treatment of water containing micro-algae wherein the water is contacted with carbonaceous fines to adsorb micro-algae onto particles of the carbonaceous fines. The carbonaceous fines may be coal or charcoal fines or mixtures thereof.
|Rotating grill for grilling food|
This invention refers to a spinning food grill characterized because it is mainly constituted by a base upon which an electric engine is mounted, which moves a main shaft which is held in a vertical position by a post that is placed parallel to it. This main shaft is held by oarlocks located over crossbars that are perpendicular to a post.
|Scented lighter fluid|
Lighter fluid having a smoky aroma can be prepared by combining liquid smoke with aliphatic petroleum solvent. The smoke-scented lighter fluid imparts a pleasant scent while it is applied to charcoal briquets and ignited..
|Process for preparing aminobenzoylbenzofuran derivatives|
Using a hydrogen transfer agent, in the presence of palladium-on-charcoal as catalyst and in an ether or an ether mixture as solvent.. .
|Method and system for regulated exhaust heating of a charcoal canister of an emissions system to reduce heel|
A evaporative emission control system includes a fuel tank, canister communicating with the fuel tank, air intake structure directing air to an internal combustion engine, a purge valve connected between the canister and the air intake structure, a vent valve associated with a source of ambient air, mixing structure associated with vent valve to selectively receive the ambient air that passes through the vent valve, a feed line connected between an exhaust flow path associated with the engine and the mixing structure, an output air flow from the mixing structure being received by the canister, and an exhaust valve in the feed line for controlling pressurized exhaust air flow, from the exhaust flow path, to the mixing structure. The exhaust air flow is mixed with the ambient air in the mixing structure with the output air flow therefrom purging the canister of hydrocarbons to be consumed by the engine..
|Method and apparatus for predicting object properties and events using similarity-based information retrieval and modeling|
Method and apparatus for predicting properties of a target object comprise application of a search manager for analyzing parameters of a plurality of databases for a plurality of objects, the databases comprising an electrical, electromagnetic, acoustic spectral database (esd), a micro-body assemblage database (mad) and a database of image data whereby the databases store data objects containing identifying features, source information and information on site properties and context including time and frequency varying data. The method comprises application of multivariate statistical analysis and principal component analysis in combination with content-based image retrieval for providing two-dimensional attributes of three dimensional objects, for example, via preferential image segmentation using a tree of shapes and to predict further properties of objects by means of k-means clustering and related methods.
|Planting mix compositions and methods|
This application provides planting mix compositions that include pelletized coir. Seed, cornmeal or corn flour, fungicide, and optionally activated charcoal, compost, and/or a super-absorbent polymer (sap) can be included in the planting mix compositions.
|Virally-inactivated growth factors-containing platelet lysate depleted of pdgf and vegf and preparation method thereof|
The invention concerns human platelet extracts rich in growth factors (pgf) for wound healing and stem cell expansion. Accordingly the subject invention relates to a virally-inactivated growth factors-containing platelet lysate depleted of pdgf and vegf, which is preferably enriched in tgf, igf and egf-rich.
|Odor killing charcoal box systems|
An odor-killing charcoal box system which can eliminate strong odors by absorbing and neutralizing the odors safely and inexpensively thereby improving the air quality in virtually any given interior area. This unique product can comprise a paper cube, which can measure approximately 4″ by 4″ by 4″.
|Fuel block for high temperature electrochemical device|
A fuel block system which includes a solid fuel. The solid fuel includes one or more of the following: a biomass or a charcoal generated from a biomass; the solid fuel is configured to release a gaseous and electrochemically-active fuel when exposed to heat..
|Method and apparatus for predicting object properties and events using similarity-based information retrieval and modeling|
Method and apparatus for predicting properties of a target object comprise application of a search manager for analyzing parameters of a plurality of databases for a plurality of objects, the databases comprising an, electrical, electromagnetic, acoustic spectral, database (esd), a micro-body assemblage database (mad) and a database of image data whereby the databases store data objects containing identifying features, source information and information on site properties and context including time and frequency varying data. The method comprises application of multivariate statistical analysis and principal component analysis in combination with content-based image retrieval for providing two-dimensional attributes of three dimensional objects, for example, via preferential image segmentation using a tree of shapes and to predict further properties of objects by means of k-means clustering and related methods.
|Toxin decontaminant food product and method of treating disorders of the gastrointestinal tract|
The invention encompasses antidotal food products containing activated charcoal for ingestion into the gastrointestinal tract of a user for treating various gastrointestinal disorders. The antidotal food product is orally administered having the visual appearance and physical properties which enables the desire on the part of young children to chew and ingest the food product..
|Solid fuel cook system|
A vertically disposed charcoal type grill or cook system with an insulated wall, includes concentric design mechanisms for completely surrounding the food material by the solid heat source. The systems provide for a removable fuel basket which carries the fuel material and a set of interchangeable and removable food basket that carry the food to be cooked internal to the fuel system.
|Charcoal barbecue rotisserie grill cooker|
A compact portable charcoal-fired barbecue cooker is convertible for rotisserie cooking or for grill cooking. The cooker has a fire basket or charcoal grate, which can swing or rotate between a lowered, horizontal position, used for grilling, and a raised or upright position, used for rotisserie cooking, by turning a handle positioned outside the cooker body.
One example embodiment includes a fuel gel. The fuel gel can be used as a standalone fuel source or as a starter fuel for the combustion of other materials, such as charcoal briquettes for a barbeque or other cooking device.
|Apparatus for sampling carbon particle|
Disclosed is an apparatus for sampling carbon particles emitted, for example, from a charcoal kiln, including: a sampling tube introducing samples including carbon particles from a carbon particle emission source; a first manifold collecting the samples introduced from the sampling tube; a first suction means transferring the samples from the carbon particle emission source to the first manifold through the sampling tube; a discharge tube discharging the samples from the first manifold; a second manifold collecting the samples introduced from the discharge tube and supplying them to a carbon particle collection unit; a second suction means transferring the samples introduced to the first manifold to the second manifold through the discharge tube; the carbon particle collection unit receiving the samples from the second manifold and collecting the carbon particles included in the samples; and a third suction means transferring the samples introduced to the second manifold to the carbon particle collection unit.. .
|Multipurpose charcoal fire igniter|
A multipurpose charcoal igniter makes a fire with much charcoal in safety, which can be carried easily, and which can be used in cooking foods as a burner for portable pots or pans. The multipurpose charcoal igniter includes a case in which charcoal is put and an igniter joined below the case for igniting fire.
|Compositions and methods for treating obesity and obesity-related conditions|
A method to effectively treat the adverse events of ingested lipase inhibitor such as orlistat, and to maintain the effectiveness of ingested orlistat, the method comprising the steps of: ingesting a compound of orlistat to irreversibly bind with lipase enzymes of the gastrointestinal tract; ingesting a compound of simethicone to cause undigested fats to remain in an emulsified state in the bowel; and ingesting an enteric-coated activated charcoal to absorb emulsified fats only in the lower bowel, thus preventing the adverse events associated with the ingestion of orlistat alone.. .
|Reinforced leg device for charcoal broiler|
The present invention provides a reinforced leg device for a charcoal broiler, and the reinforced leg device comprises: reinforced steel wires which are provided at the front and rear edges on the bottom surface inside a housing of a portable charcoal broiler; insertion holes which are formed in sets on the left and right sides of front and rear sidewalls which form the width of the housing positioned on the upper side of the reinforced steel wires; and leg units which are stored by being inserted into the insertion holes of each set, and function as support legs after being unfolded. The leg units comprise: insertion bars which are inserted into the inside of the housing through the insertion holes of each set; first bending bars which are vertically inclined toward the inner side of a vertical surface of the insertion holes from the outer side of the housing of the insertion bars when the leg units are folded; support bars which are bent in the width direction of the charcoal broiler on the lower end of the first bending bars, and function as supports of the housing when being placed and unfolded on the external bottom of the housing; and width connectors which are bent in the width direction on the end of the support bars, and function as legs by allowing lower ends to be connected together..
|Composition and method for treating ulcers|
The composition for the treatment of ulcers includes ground charcoal, ground mustard seed and an edible salt dissolved or suspended in an edible oil. A single effective therapeutic dosage of the composition includes approximately 4,000 mg of the ground charcoal, approximately 2,500 mg of the ground mustard seed, approximately 550 mg of the edible salt, and approximately 15 ml of the edible oil.
|Formulations for oral delivery of adsorbents in the gut|
The invention relates to a formulation for the delayed and controlled delivery of an adsorbent into the lower intestine of mammals. The formulation includes a carrageenan and an adsorbent, such as activated charcoal.
|Charcoal lighter for individual use with protective handle placement|
Disclosed is a charcoal lighter adapted to rapidly light a small quantity of charcoal for individual or small group use, wherein a housing having an upper and lower cavity is disclosed, the upper and lower terminations of the housing being open to allow charcoal to be inserted into the upper cavity and combustible material to be placed into the lower cavity. The lower cavity is substantially larger than the upper cavity, wherein an external handle is attached adjacent to the lower cavity to place the user's hand away from the lit charcoal producing heat.
|Composite fuel for fires|
Various aspects of the present invention generally relate to a fuel composition, for example, that may be used as a fire starter for igniting barbecue charcoal, firewood, campfires, pellet stoves, and the like, and/or as a fuel material, e.g., for heating or cooking. A fuel composition is described in some embodiments that includes corn cob particles and/or other plant-derived particles in which a liquid fuel has been absorbed.
|Automobile neck pillow|
An automobile neck pillow relates to an automobile seat articles technology field, which adopts a key technology truly adapted to human mechanical physiological curves and makes a multiple choice about materials of a core body and an elongated housing and a scientific measurement about shapes and sizes thereof to make the core body and the elongated housing match with each other, wherein the core body is soaked in medical liquids of health care to provide health care and healing to the neck, the core body is attached with a bamboo charcoal fiber cushion, an infra-red cloth, or a negative oxygen ion cloth while integrally being sprayed with perfume, and a brace provided in the elongated housing is mounted between a seat and a head cushion by a longitudinal fixation, a transverse fixation, a combination of longitudinal and transverse fixation, a head-sleeving fixation, or an integral fixation with the head cushion.. .
|Smoking method of duck meat with wine|
A smoking method of duck meat with wine includes making salt water by blending water, wine and curing agent in a massage tumbler. A container made up of a double jacket includes a partition inside making it available to hold inside temperature −10° c.-10° c.
|Method and apparatus for lighting charcoal|
A solid fuel starter assembly is provided with an envelope component made of combustible material; a foldable chimney component made of combustible material and a tear off strip component made of material and attached to the envelope component. The foldable chimney component is disposed inside a package formed by the envelope component and the tear off strip.