Accession Number:

ADA023275

Title:

Inert Carrier Process Application to HMX Nitrolysis and Recrystallization. Volume III. Economic Analysis.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 4 Apr 75-16 Feb 76,

Corporate Author:

UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORP SUNNYVALE CALIF CHEMICAL SYSTEMS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-03-16

Pagination or Media Count:

122.0

Abstract:

This volume contains an order of magnitude economic analysis of the ICP for producing HMX by the DADN chemistry and for recrystallizing it. Acid plants and pollution control are included. Operating and capital costs for the manufacture and recrystallization of HMX at rates of 500,000 and 2,000,000 lbmonth under two different processing conditions are derived. Detailed economic analyses in accordance with AR 37-13 format A are presented. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Organic Chemistry
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE