Accession Number : ADA254539


Title :   Performance Oriented Packaging Testing of Container, Shipping and Storage, for the MK 132 Mod O Mine Refurbishing Kit for Packing Group II Solid Hazardous Materials


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : NAVAL WEAPONS STATION EARLE COLTS NECK NJ


Personal Author(s) : Kotun, Dennis M


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a254539.pdf


Report Date : Aug 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 7


Abstract : This Performance Oriented Packaging (POP) test was conducted to ascertain whether the Shipping will Storage Container for the Mk 132 Mod 0 Mine Refurbishing Kit meets the Packing Group 11 requirements specified by the Code of Federal Regulations, Title 49 CFR, Parts 107 through 178, dated 31 December 1991. The packaged commodity used for the test was one inert Mk 1 32 Mod 0 Mine Refurbishing Kit weighing 82 kg (1 80 pounds)). This represents the current maximum commodity weight. To compensate for future growth variations in commodity and/or packaging, 9 kg (18 pounds) were added. Gross weight of the loaded container was 132 kg (291 pounds). The test results indicate that the container has conformed to the POP requirements. POP Test of Shipping and Storage Container for the, Mk 132 Mod 0 Mine Refurbishing Kit.


Descriptors :   *PACKAGING , *SHIPPING , TEST AND EVALUATION , REQUIREMENTS , STORAGE , KITS , COMMODITIES , REGULATIONS , CONTAINERS , VARIATIONS


Subject Categories : Containers and Packaging


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE