Accession Number:

ADB173450

Title:

Commercial Products from Demilitarization Operations

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. 12 Jun 1991-23 Nov 1992

Corporate Author:

BATTELLE ARLINGTON VA CRYSTAL CITY OPERATIONS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1993-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

This report surveys technical literature for processes which could be used to convert Russian chemical agents to useful products. Possible reactions to explain a Russian process for the conversion of Lewisite to Arsenic are presented. A short reference on the economic viability of high-purity Arsenic production is provided. A Westinghouse process is offered as a possible solution to the Russian problem. Demilitarization, Arsenic, Plasma torch, Lewisite, Conversion of CW Agents.

Subject Categories:

  • Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE