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Detection of Chemical Container Leaks

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000045156D
Original Publication Date: 1983-Feb-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-06

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Marton, MB [+details]

Abstract

A chemical leak detection device is shown which is used to monitor the entry of toxic and hazardous chemicals into the environment. The detector is provided with a chemically sensitive element which is attacked by the spilled chemical, releasing air pressure to actuate other circuitry for indication of the spill.