Liquid storage module containing a buoyant component

Alan Newman (Inventor)

    Research output: Patent


    The buoyant element 15 floats on the liquid within a volume 14 defined by top 11 and bottom 12 walls of the storage module. Preferably the buoyant surface element can receive contaminant floating on the surface of the liquid. Preferably the buoyant component extends around struts, and is either fibrous or a biofilm may form on it. The modules may be joined together, to form part of a drainage system which can remove oil from water running off roads.
    Original languageEnglish
    Patent numberGB2399567A
    IPCC02F 1/40,C02F 101/32
    Priority date15/03/03
    Filing date15/03/03
    Publication statusPublished - 22 Sept 2004

    Bibliographical note

    Applicant-Permavoid Ltd under agreement made at start of KTP Project


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