Accession Number : AD0842946

Title :   Effects of Moisture on Charcoal Filters.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE ARMAMENT LAB EGLIN AFB FL

Personal Author(s) : Wolverton, B. C. ; Merrill, S. N. ; Voigt, R. C.

Report Date : OCT 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : A laboratory investigation to determine the effects of moisture on charcoal filters has been conducted. The results indicate that moisture has no significant adverse effects on the capability of charcoal to filter organic chemicals such as chemical warfare (CW) agent simulants. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FLUID FILTERS, CHARCOAL), (*CHEMICAL WARFARE AGENTS, FLUID FILTERS), MOISTURE, DETERIORATION, SIMULATION, ORGANIC PHOSPHORUS COMPOUNDS, PHOSPHATES, PHOSPHITES, ETHERS, TEST EQUIPMENT, GAS CHROMATOGRAPHY.

Subject Categories : Pumps, Filters, Pipes, Tubing, Fittings & Vlvs
      Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE