Accession Number : ADD006049

Title :   Fire-Safe Hydrocarbon Fuels.

Descriptive Note : Patent Appication,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Fodor,George E ; Weatherford,William D , Jr ; Wright,Bernard R

Report Date : 11 Oct 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : This patent application covers a stabilized, fire-safe, aqueous hydrocarbon fuel emulsion prepared by mixing: a diesel fuel; an emulsifier (consisting of oleyl diethanolamide, diethanolamine, and diethanolamine soap of oleic acid) which has been treated with about 0-7 1/2 of oleic acid. A modified version of this fuel also contains 0-0.5% of an antimisting agent, and water. The invention described herin may be manufactured, and licensed by or for the Government for Governmental purposes without the payment to us of any royalties thereon. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Diesel fuels, Emulsions, Hydrocarbons, Oleic acid, Amines, Kerosene, Fire resistance

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Fuels

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE