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Dec. 20, 2013

Osaka, Japan's Panasonic Corporation was awarded Patent No. 8,611,494, which describes a method for disassembling liquid crystal display devices.

Patent Application No. 20130326850, describing a burning-free and non-cyanide method for recycling waste printed circuit board was assigned to Kaihua Xu from Shenzhen, China.

Danbury, Connecticut's Advanced Technology Materials Inc. was given Patent Application No. 20130336857, which describes processes for recycling electronic components removed from printed wire boards.

For more information on these or any patents, please consult the U.S. Patent Office database online.

Copies of patents can be ordered by number for $3 each from the Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks, P.O. Box 1450, Alexandria, VA, 22313-1450.

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