Accession Number:

ADD013451

Title:

Situ Incineration/Detoxification System for Antifouling Coatings.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 22 Oct 81, patented 20 Dec 83,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-12-20

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

An electrical paint and stripping device for removingdetoxifying organotin antifouling coatings includes a housing, a heating chamber containing a plurality of electrical heating elements, and a plenum chamber for cooling air which is separated from the heating chamber by a perforated ceramic separator element. A circumferential exhaust chamber encloses the heating chamber for collecting exhaust gasses from the heating chamber. The collected exhaust gasses are then fed to a treatment device for removing toxic substances therefrom prior to passing the gasses to the environment.

Subject Categories:

  • Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE