Accession Number : ADD004979

Title :   Removal of Explosive Materials from Water by Chemical Interaction on Strongly Basic Ion Exchange Resins.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Hoffsommer ,John C ; Kaplan,Lloyd A ; Kubose,Donald A ; Glover,Donald J

Report Date : 19 Apr 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : Hydrolyzable, non-aromatic, nitroso- or nitro-substituted explosive compounds are removed from water by adsorption of the explosive on a strongly basic anion exchange resin, and by chemical interaction of the adsorbed explosive with the anion exchange resin to produce relatively non-toxic products. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Explosives, *Water treatment, Ion exchange resins, Chemical reactions, Removal

Subject Categories : Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE