Accession Number : ADD002414

Title :   Process for Generating Hydrogen Gas.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Beckert,Werner F ; Dengel,Ottmar H ; McKain,Rodger W

Report Date : 06 Jan 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : This patent pertains to solid compositions, stable at ambient temperatures, which generate hydrogen gas when heated to initiate the reaction between the components of the composition. The compositions comprise certain ammonium salts such as NH4Cl and complex hydrides such as LiAlH4 and NaAlH4 or certain hydrazine derivates such as N2H6Cl2 and complex hydrides such as NaBH4.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Chemical reactions, *Hydrogen, Production, Gases, Complex compounds, Hydrides, Lithium hydride, Hydrazine, Ammonium compounds

Subject Categories : Inorganic Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE