TITLE

IICT's Technology for Improved Process for Heptafluoropropane transferred to industry

PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Chemical Business;Oct2007, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p69
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the development by the Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT) of an improved process for heptafluoropropane (FM-200) and its release to the Centre for Environment and Explosive Safety (CFEES/DRDO) in October 2007. The technology has been passed on to M/s Mechvac Fabricators (I) Private Ltd. in Mumbai. In turn, M/s Mechva has received advance orders for FM-200, which is a halon substitute used in fire fighting systems.
ACCESSION #
27555632

 

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