@Sodium Cleaning Teaching Pit
Objective Treatment of small sodium quantities (up to 70 g), by hydrolysis reaction at room temperature
Means - 1 m diameter vessel
- Upper tight closure, with window and lightening
- Inert gas atmosphere (nitrogen)
- Vent for gaseous effluents
(outlet for nitrogen and hydrogen), with 50 m3/h nitrogen flow
- Explosimeter (with 2 thresholds)
- 2 water injection nozzles
- Calibrated rupture disk, connected to the vent
- Circuit for liquid effluents
- 2 water level sensors
- Oxygen-meter
- Hydrogen-meter