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Title: Method of removing cesium from steam

Abstract

Method for removal of radioactive cesium from a hot vapor, such as high temperature steam, including the steps of passing input hot vapor containing radioactive cesium into a bed of silicate glass particles and chemically incorporating radioactive cesium in the silicate glass particles at a temperature of at least about 700°F.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
US Department of Energy (USDOE), Washington, DC (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1176635
Patent Number(s):
H000920
Application Number:
07/478329
Assignee:
The United States of America as represented by the United States Department of Energy (Washington, DC)
DOE Contract Number:  
W-31-109-ENG-38
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 1990 Feb 12
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
12 MANAGEMENT OF RADIOACTIVE AND NON-RADIOACTIVE WASTES FROM NUCLEAR FACILITIES; statutory invention registration

Citation Formats

Carson JR., Neill J., Noland, Robert A., and Ruther, Westly E. Method of removing cesium from steam. United States: N. p., 1991. Web.
Carson JR., Neill J., Noland, Robert A., & Ruther, Westly E. Method of removing cesium from steam. United States.
Carson JR., Neill J., Noland, Robert A., and Ruther, Westly E. Tue . "Method of removing cesium from steam". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1176635.
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