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Title: Plutonium and americium separation from salts

Abstract

Salts or materials containing plutonium and americium are dissolved in hydrochloric acid, heated, and contacted with an alkali metal carbonate solution to precipitate plutonium and americium carbonates which are thereafter readily separable from the solution.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2]
  1. Northglenn, CO
  2. Boulder, CO
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Dow Chemical Co., Golden, Colo. Rocky Flats Div.
OSTI Identifier:
862723
Patent Number(s):
US 3996331
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by United States Energy (Washington, DC)
DOE Contract Number:  
AT(29-1)-1106
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
plutonium; americium; separation; salts; materials; containing; dissolved; hydrochloric; acid; heated; contacted; alkali; metal; carbonate; solution; precipitate; carbonates; thereafter; readily; separable; materials containing; hydrochloric acid; alkali metal; carbonate solution; metal carbonate; metal carbon; containing plutonium; /423/

Citation Formats

Hagan, Paul G, and Miner, Frend J. Plutonium and americium separation from salts. United States: N. p., 1976. Web.
Hagan, Paul G, & Miner, Frend J. Plutonium and americium separation from salts. United States.
Hagan, Paul G, and Miner, Frend J. Thu . "Plutonium and americium separation from salts". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/862723.
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title = {Plutonium and americium separation from salts},
author = {Hagan, Paul G and Miner, Frend J},
abstractNote = {Salts or materials containing plutonium and americium are dissolved in hydrochloric acid, heated, and contacted with an alkali metal carbonate solution to precipitate plutonium and americium carbonates which are thereafter readily separable from the solution.},
doi = {},
url = {https://www.osti.gov/biblio/862723}, journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1976},
month = {1}
}

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