Accession Number : AD0446737


Title :   SAFETY PRINCIPLES FOR LABORATORY AND PILOT-PLANT OPERATIONS WITH EXPLOSIVES, PYROTECHNICS, AND PROPELLANTS


Corporate Author : NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/446737.pdf


Report Date : 01 Jul 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 151


Abstract : OP 3237 is directed at personnel associated with the research, development, and pilot-plant manufacture of explosive, pyrotechnic, and propellant materials. The objective of the information presented is to emphasize the importance of safety programs and the necessity that all employees adhere stringently to them. The publication will explain the nature of certain hazardous conditions and point out the proper steps which must be followed in order to eliminate a hazardous condition which could lead to a serious injury or even death.


Descriptors :   *EXPLOSIVES , *PROPELLANTS , *PYROTECHNICS , *SAFETY , HANDBOOKS , HANDLING , MANUFACTURING


Subject Categories : Safety Engineering
      Ammunition and Explosives


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE