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Title: In-situ method for treating residual sodium

Abstract

A unique process for deactivating residual sodium in Liquid Metal Fast Breeder Reactor (LMFBR) systems which uses humidified (but not saturated) carbon dioxide at ambient temperature and pressure to convert residual sodium into solid sodium bicarbonate.

Inventors:
 [1];  [1]
  1. (Idaho Falls, ID)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Argonne National Laboratory (ANL), Argonne, IL
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
949196
Patent Number(s):
6,919,061
Application Number:
10/154,391
Assignee:
The United States of America as represented by the United States Department of Energy (Washington, DC) CHO
DOE Contract Number:  
W-31109-ENG-3
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Sherman, Steven R., and Henslee, S. Paul. In-situ method for treating residual sodium. United States: N. p., 2005. Web.
Sherman, Steven R., & Henslee, S. Paul. In-situ method for treating residual sodium. United States.
Sherman, Steven R., and Henslee, S. Paul. Tue . "In-situ method for treating residual sodium". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/949196.
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author = {Sherman, Steven R. and Henslee, S. Paul},
abstractNote = {A unique process for deactivating residual sodium in Liquid Metal Fast Breeder Reactor (LMFBR) systems which uses humidified (but not saturated) carbon dioxide at ambient temperature and pressure to convert residual sodium into solid sodium bicarbonate.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
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place = {United States},
year = {2005},
month = {7}
}

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