Accession Number : ADA301645

Title :   Investigation of Alcohols and Other Organic Solvents as Fingerprint Removers.

Descriptive Note : Rept. no. 3,

Corporate Author : ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL IL

Personal Author(s) : Eisler, S. L.

PDF Url : ADA301645

Report Date : 08 DEC 1948

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : To investigate the fingerprint removing properties of various alcohols and other organic solvents (representative of Type B, U.S. Army Tentative Specification AXS 1719). To study the effect of adding inhibitors or wetting agents to alcohol water mixtures used for fingerprint removal. To compare the speed of removal of various alcohol-water mixtures and alkylolamine soap formulations. (The latter are representative of Type A, U.S. Army Tentative Specification AXS-1719). jg p. 3

Descriptors :   *REMOVAL, *ORGANIC SOLVENTS, *ALCOHOLS, *FINGERPRINTS, VELOCITY, SOLUTIONS(MIXTURES), WATER, FORMULATIONS, MIXTURES, WETTING, SURFACE ACTIVE SUBSTANCES, INHIBITORS, SOAPS.

Subject Categories : Organic Chemistry
      Anatomy and Physiology
      Physical Chemistry
      Solvents, Cleaners, and Abrasives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE