Accession Number : ADD010668

Title :   Metal Oxide Remover and Method of Using.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Panayappan,R

Report Date : 18 Oct 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : A metal oxide composition containing a water soluble polymer, erythorbic acid, a surfactant, a buffer, ascorbic acid (optional), and citric acid (optional). The novel composition may be used according to at least two novel methods. The composition may be sprinkled as a powder onto a wetted, oxidized surface, and then rinsed off, or it may be dissolved in water and the metal surface exposed to the resulting solution.

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Metals, *Oxides, *Cleaning compounds, Water soluble materials, Polymers, Acids, Solvents, Surfaces, Removal, Methodology

Subject Categories : Solvents, Cleaners, and Abrasives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE