Accession Number : AD0655423

Title :   SAFETY PROCEDURES FOR HIGH ENERGY FUELS,

Corporate Author : JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV SILVER SPRING MD APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s) : Dembrow,D. W.

Report Date : 04 FEB 1958

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : The report deals with safety problems likely to be encountered in handling boron-hydrogen compounds and their hydrocarbon derivatives (esp. diborane, pentaborane, decaborane, HEF-2, HEF-3). Topics include: properties, toxicity (maximum allowable concentrations, lethal concentration and dosage), hazard, detection, symptoms, first aid, inflammability.

Descriptors :   (*BORANES, SAFETY), (*FUELS, SAFETY), (*ROCKET PROPELLANTS, SAFETY), DIBORANES, PENTABORANES, DECABORANES, TOXICITY, LETHAL DOSAGE, HAZARDS, DETECTION, DIAGNOSIS(MEDICINE), FLAMMABILITY, FIRE SAFETY

Subject Categories : Toxicology
      Safety Engineering
      Fuels
      Rocket Propellants
      Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE