Table 3: Composition of gaseous products, formed during thermal decomposition of equilibrated TBP at 150°C.

Equilibrated nitric acid conc. in organic phase (mol/L)Composition in mole %
N2H2O2NOCO2N2O

1.197.08.999.412.7538.2033.66
2.188.97.842.792.5638.0539.86
2.859.86.482.734.7239.6036.65
3.1410.46.801.233.1834.6643.70
3.6312.18.061.723.2834.3340.47
4.1212.89.162.213.7032.5139.64