Accession Number : AD0751423

Title :   Nomenclature and Chemistry of Fluorocarbon Compounds,

Corporate Author : AEROSPACE MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Bower,Frank A.

Report Date : DEC 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The report discusses halogenated hydrocarbons, primarily those used as refrigerants and fire extinguishing agents (Freons, Halons, etc). The topics covered are discussed only briefly and concern nomenclature, synthesis, physical characteristics, thermal stability, reduction, hydrolysis, and physiology.

Descriptors :   (*HALOGENATED HYDROCARBONS, REVIEWS), CHEMICAL REACTIONS, HYDROLYSIS, PHYSIOLOGY, TOXICITY, OXIDATION, REDUCTION(CHEMISTRY), THERMAL STABILITY, CHLORINE COMPOUNDS, BROMINE COMPOUNDS, FLUORINE COMPOUNDS

Subject Categories : Organic Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE