Accession Number:

AD0874577

Title:

Chemical Overlays for Seafloor Sediments

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept. Jul 1966-Mar 1970

Corporate Author:

NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CA

Report Date:

1970-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

Various materials and methods have been investigated to control the turbidity caused by the disturbance of seafloor sediments. The method selected as the most promising consists of the formation of a plastic film by extruding over the sediment a solution of a water-soluble solvent.

Subject Categories:

  • Coatings, Colorants and Finishes
  • Plastics
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE