Situ Incineration/Detoxification System for Antifouling Coatings.
Patent, Filed 22 Oct 81, patented 20 Dec 83,
DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
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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.
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