Accession Number : ADD005390

Title :   Chemiluminescent Warning Capsules.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Heller,Carl A ; Richter,Herbert P ; Marcus,Rudolph J

Report Date : 16 May 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : An air-reactive chemiluminescent formulation is encapsulated and material which will catalyze the reaction of the formulation with air is affixed to the outside of the capsule. When the capsule is crushed, the formulation, air and the catalyst all come into contact with one other and high intensity light is produced rapidly. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Warning systems, Chemiluminescence

Subject Categories : Physical Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE