thermal decomposition


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thermal decomposition

The breaking down of a chemical compound by heat into smaller components which do not recombine on cooling.
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According to Aquino, the illegal drugs were destroyed through thermal decomposition or thermolysis, or the method of breaking down chemical by heat.
Figures 5 and 6 show thermogravimetric curves (TGA) for the oxidative thermal decomposition of the produced layered compounds ZHN and CHN, respectively.
Aquino said that a total of 19,622 kilograms, or 18.29 tons of solid illegal drugs, and 6,020.32 liters of illegal drugs were destroyed through thermal decomposition from 2008 to 2018.
TGA analysis revealed the effect of different solvents on thermal decomposition behavior of the polymer.
The initial plan involved building a plant that employs pyrolysis, the thermal decomposition of waste.
The researchers synthesize nanoparticles through thermal decomposition of organometallic materials, characterize the phenomenology of nanoparticles in solution phase by UV-Vis absorption spectroscopy and femtosecond fluorescence upconversion, probe defects by positron annihilation spectroscopy, and survey the use of nanomaterials for biomedical diagnosis and drug delivery.
The shipment of 604 kilos of shabu comprised most of the 710 kilos of crystalline shabu (worth P3.5 billion) and P6.3 billion worth of liquid shabu destroyed through thermal decomposition at the Integrated Waste Management Inc.
The process is a modified version of pyrolysis, a thermal decomposition of materials at high temperatures in an inert atmosphere such as a vacuum or nitrogen.
From the technological and economic point of view, one of the most promising ways of synthesizing of nanocrystalline vanadium oxides is the thermal decomposition of the precursor-highly dispersed salt of ammonium tetravanadate.