BioTigerâ„¢: An Environmental Biocatalyst
Savannah River National Laboratory, SC, United States
BioTigerâ„¢ is highly effective for cleaning oil sands tailings, increasing oil recovery from oil sands, and paying for the cost of this remediation through the sale of the separated oil. BioTigerâ„¢ can degrade complex petroleum products, heavy metals, and radioactive waste, while reducing transportation, storage, and disposal costs.
Primary Application Area: Environmental, Water & Waste
Technology Development Status: Proven Manufacturability
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 5
FIGURES OF MERIT
Value Proposition: BioTiger™ is non-toxic, green, inexpensive, unique, patented in both the USA and Canada, rigorously tested, fulfills an urgent environmental need, is profitable, has a potential world-wide market, and pays for itself through the sale of separated oil. This technology can substantially speed up the process and reduce the environmental impact.
Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab
Showcase Booth #: 726
GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES
Government Funding/Support to Date: DOE –EM
Primary Sources of Funding: University, Other
Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners