Accession Number : ADD005343

Title :   Procedure for Making Trimethylolmethane.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Nielsen,Arnold T

Report Date : 23 May 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : A process for the production of trimethylolmethane in high yields is described. Trimethylolmethane is useful as the essential precurser to trimethylolmethane trinitrate, a high-energy plasticizer and explosive.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Carbinols, *Synthesis(Chemistry), *Explosives, *Plasticizers, Methanes, Nitrates

Subject Categories : Organic Chemistry
      Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE