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Title: System and process for production of magnesium metal and magnesium hydride from magnesium-containing salts and brines

A system and process are disclosed for production of consolidated magnesium metal products and alloys with selected densities from magnesium-containing salts and feedstocks. The system and process employ a dialkyl magnesium compound that decomposes to produce the Mg metal product. Energy requirements and production costs are lower than for conventional processing.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1333287
Assignee:
BATTELLE MEMORIAL INSTITUTE (Richland, WA) PNNL
Patent Number(s):
9,499,880
Application Number:
14/640,929
Contract Number:
AC05-76RL01830
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2015 Mar 05
Research Org:
Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; 32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION

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