Accession Number : ADD008364
Title : Laminated, Highly Sorbent, Active Carbon Fabric.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Arons,Gilbert N ; Macnair,Richard N
Report Date : 12 Aug 1980
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : A laminated, highly sorbent, active carbon fabric which is permeable to moisture vapor and resistant to sweat penetration and poisoning, while sorbing substantial quantities of toxic chemical vapors which, absent such sorption by the activated carbon fabric, would penetrate through clothing made of such fabric to the skin of wearers of such clothing.
Descriptors : *Patents, *Protective clothing, *Activated carbon, *Carbon fibers, *Fabrics, Laminates, Absorbers(Materials), Sorption, Permeability, Moisture, Chemical agents, Toxic agents, Vapors
Subject Categories : Textiles
Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE