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Subject Keyword CHEMISTRY ♦ AMINES ♦ CHELATES ♦ CHEMICAL REACTIONS ♦ CUPFERRON ♦ DECONTAMINATION ♦ FISSION PRODUCTS ♦ IRRADIATION ♦ NEUTRON BEAMS ♦ PLUTONIUM ♦ PLUTONIUM COMPLEXES ♦ PLUTONIUM COMPOUNDS ♦ PRECIPITATION ♦ RADIOCHEMISTRY ♦ SEPARATION PROCESSES ♦ SOLUTIONS ♦ URANIUM ♦ WATER
Abstract The separation of plutonium from fission products in aqueous solutions is effected by forming a waterinsoluble complex of plutonium with cupferron. The complex is probably chelate. The method can be employed in an advanced phase of the process of isolating plutonium from neutron irradiated uranium.
Educational Use Research
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 1959-04-01
Journal Nuclear Eng.
Volume Number 4


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