Accession Number : ADD005559

Title :   Synthesis of Fluorotrinitromethane.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Pilipovich,Donald ; Grant,Louis R , Jr ; Wilson,Richard D

Report Date : 17 Oct 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : In the synthesis of fluorotrinitromethane by reacting tetranitromethane with an adduct of an alkali metal fluoride and a fluorinated or chlorofluorinated acetone in an aprotic dipolar solvent, chlorine or bromine is added during the reaction so as to eliminate side reactions. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Methanes, Fluorination, Fluorine compounds, Nitromethane

Subject Categories : Organic Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE