Accession Number:

ADD009832

Title:

Compositions and Methods for Generation of Gases Containing Hydrogen or Hydrogen Isotopes.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1982-07-27

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

This invention relates to a composition which upon heating generates hydrogen or hydrogen isotopes. The composition comprises an intimate mixture of a hydride component selected from the group consisting of calcium hydride, magnesium hydride, sodium hydride, lithium hydride and mixtures thereof, and a salt component selected from the group consisting of ammonium salts, hydrazinium salts and mixtures thereof. Said hydride component is present in at least a stoichiometric amount.

Subject Categories:

  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE