Accession Number:

AD0655423

Title:

SAFETY PROCEDURES FOR HIGH ENERGY FUELS,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV SILVER SPRING MD APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1958-02-04

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

The report deals with safety problems likely to be encountered in handling boron-hydrogen compounds and their hydrocarbon derivatives esp. diborane, pentaborane, decaborane, HEF-2, HEF-3. Topics include properties, toxicity maximum allowable concentrations, lethal concentration and dosage, hazard, detection, symptoms, first aid, inflammability.

Subject Categories:

  • Toxicology
  • Safety Engineering
  • Fuels
  • Rocket Propellants
  • Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE