SYSTEM AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCTION OF MAGNESIUM METAL AND MAGNESIUM HYDRIDE FROM MAGNESIUM-CONTAINING SALTS AND BRINES (iEdison No. 0685901-13-0017)

Patent ID: 8672 | Patent Number 9,499,880 | Status: Granted

Abstract

A system and process are disclosed for production of consolidated magnesium metal products and alloys with selected densities from magnesium-containing salts and feedstocks. The system and process employ a dialkyl magnesium compound that decomposes to produce the Mg metal product. Energy requirements and production costs are lower than for conventional processing.

Application Number

14/640,929

Inventors

Fernandez,Carlos A
Koech,Phillip K
Nune,Satish K
Motkuri,Radha K
Adint,Tyler T
McGrail,Pete
Glezakou,Vanda
Liu,Jian
Fifield,Leo

Market Sector

Materials
Energy Production and Efficiency