Accession Number : ADA583020


Title :   Guidance for Soil Sampling for Energetics and Metals


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : ENGINEER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER HANOVER NH COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB


Personal Author(s) : Taylor, Susan ; Jenkins, Thomas F ; Bigl, Susan ; Hewitt, Alan D ; Walsh, Marianne E ; Walsh, Michael R


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a583020.pdf


Report Date : Oct 2011


Pagination or Media Count : 125


Abstract : Information is presented on how to collect and process soil samples to quantify explosives, propellants and metals from training range soils. This document outlines how to estimate the average concentration of energetic compounds and metals in soils and determine the error in the estimated concentration.


Descriptors :   *METALS , *SAMPLING , *SOILS , *UNEXPLODED AMMUNITION , DEPOSITION , ECOLOGY , EXPLOSIVES , GROUND WATER , PROCESSING , PROPELLANTS , QUALITY ASSURANCE , RESIDUES , RISK , SAFETY


Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Metallurgy and Metallography
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Ammunition and Explosives


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE