Accession Number:

AD0291580

Title:

EXTINGUISHMENT OF ALKALI METAL FIRES

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Corporate Author:

MSA RESEARCH CORP CALLERY PA

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Report Date:

1962-06-18

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

Contents Review of current practices Progress on review of physical and chemical properties of alkali metals Effect of inert gas blanketing and low O2 partial pressures on alkali metal fires Extinguishment of alkali metal fires using in organic salt mixtures Extinguishment of alkali metal fires using inorganic salt foams Alkali metal jet stream ignition at various pressure conditions Bibliography

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE