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Process for producing chlorine from ferric chloride.

Authors
Olsen RL; Brown GC
Source
US Pat 4,615,874 1986 Oct; :1-3
NIOSHTIC No.
10005435
Abstract
Cl2 is produced from fecl3 by pelletizing and treating with o2. Fecl3 pellets (1 mm diam) were treated with 107.5% Of the required amount of o2 in a fluidized bed at 735 deg c to give 80% cl2 in the exhaust and 71% conversion of fecl3.
Keywords
Chlorine; Iron compounds; Chlorides; Fluids; Temperature effects; Mining; Chemical processing
CAS No.
7782-50-5; 7705-08-0
Publication Date
19861007
Document Type
Patent
Fiscal Year
1987
Identifying No.
PA 4,615,874
Source Name
United States Patent 4,615,874
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