Accession Number:

ADD002290

Title:

Moisture Replacement in Pelletized Nitrocellulose.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Report Date:

1975-12-09

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

A process of extracting water from water wet pelletized or fibrous nitrocellulose by repeatedly using a water miscible or soluble first liquid and an azeotrope forming second liquid as many times as necessary to remove a desired amount of water from the nitrocellulose is disclosed. The liquids are then recovered.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical Chemistry
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE