Accession Number:

AD0296089

Title:

DETECTION OF MICROBIAL CONTAMINANTS IN JP-4 FUEL

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE AEROSPACE MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1963-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

A qualitative method for the detection of living microorganisms in JP-4 fuel base on the measurement of CO2 produced by cellular respiration is described. Methods of quantitation are being investigated but have not yet proved satisfactory.

Subject Categories:

  • Fuels

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE