Accession Number : ADA114645

Title :   Solvent Regeneration of TNT Laden Carbon,

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : MASON AND HANGER-SILAS MASON CO INC BURLINGTON IA

Personal Author(s) : Brinck,C R

PDF Url : ADA114645

Report Date : 22 Nov 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : Several installations have reported varying results on what effect solvents have in regenerating activated carbon contaminated with TNT. This report is concerned with a pilot study which defines the actual ability of acetone, methanol and toluene to regenerate activated carbon, so that it can be reused to adsorb TNT from waste process water.

Descriptors :   *Activated carbon, *Reclamation, *Regeneration(Engineering), *Organic solvents, *TNT, Carbinols, Acetones, Toluenes, Waste water, Water treatment

Subject Categories : Industrial Chemistry and Chemical Processing
      Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE