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Title: Use of Li.sub.2[B.sub.12H.sub.12] salt to absorb water into polymers

Methods of adjusting the properties of a composition are provided. The compositions comprise a polymer-containing matrix and a filler comprising a hygroscopic salt. Preferred such salts comprise a cage compound selected from the group consisting of borane cage compounds, carborane cage compounds, metal complexes thereof, residues thereof, mixtures thereof, and/or agglomerations thereof, where the cage compound is not covalently bound to the matrix polymer.
Authors:
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1312726
Report Number(s):
9,428,629
13/212,783
DOE Contract Number:
NA0000622
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2011 Aug 18
Research Org:
Honeywell Federal Manufacturing & Technologies, LLC, Kansas City, MO (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; 37 INORGANIC, ORGANIC, PHYSICAL, AND ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY