Accession Number : AD0164962

Title :   Hydrogen Generating Compositions.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Beckert,Werner F. ; Dengel,Ottmar H. ; McKain,Rodger W.

Report Date : 22 MAY 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The patent describes solid compositions, stable at ambient temperatures, which generate hydrogen gas when heated to initiate the reaction between the components of the composition. The compositions comprise certain ammonium slats such as NH4Cl and complex hydrides such as LiAlH4 and NaAlH4 or certain hydrazine derivates such as N2H6Cl2 and complex hydrides such as NaBH4.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Gas generating systems, *Hydrogen, *Ammonium compounds, *Hydrides, *Hydrazine, Borohydrides, Aluminum compounds, Solids, Chemical reactions

Subject Categories : Inorganic Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE