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Pollution pp 310-319 | Cite as

Elimination of Styphnic Acid from Plant Effluents

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Part of the Environmental Science Research book series (ESRH, volume 2)

Abstract

The chief aim of the usual methods for eliminating styphnic acid from plant effluents resulting from the manufacture of lead styphnate is to avoid explosive hazards. They are based on the destruction of styphnic acid, either by oxidation or by reduction. Their main disadvantage is the formation of toxic reaction products and the toxic reagents added in some cases.

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References

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    U.S.A. Pat. No. 2,487,627, from 8th Nov. 1949 Process for the Decomposition of Styphnic AcidGoogle Scholar
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Kurz
    • 1
  1. 1.Israeli Military IndustriesTel AvivIsrael

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