Accession Number : ADA260194


Title :   United Nations (UN) Performance Oriented Packaging (POP) Testing of DS2 Containers


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : ARMY DEFENSE AMMUNITION CENTER AND SCHOOL SAVANNA IL


Personal Author(s) : Meyer, William R


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a260194.pdf


Report Date : Feb 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 19


Abstract : The U.S. Army Defense Ammunition Center and School (USADACS), Validation Engineering Division (SMCAC-DEV), was tasked by U.S. Army Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center (ARDEC), SMCAR-ESK, to perform Performance Oriented Packaging (POP) testing on DS2, level 11, containers to determine their suitability for the transportation and storage of chemical decontaminating agents. At ARDEC, SMCAR-ESK, requested POP testing was conducted at the level I requirements with all containers passing this more severe testing. The following report contains details of the tests conducted.


Descriptors :   *SHIPPING CONTAINERS , *HAZARDOUS MATERIALS , TEST AND EVALUATION , CHEMICALS , TRANSPORT , DECONTAMINATION MATERIALS , AMMUNITION , PACKAGING , CONTAINERS , STORAGE


Subject Categories : Containers and Packaging


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE