Accession Number:

ADA058987

Title:

Safety Evaluation Tests of Personal Protective Equipment for Ordnance Operations

Descriptive Note:

Test summary rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL WEAPONS CENTER CHINA LAKE CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

43.0

Abstract:

This report presents and summarizes the results of tests conducted at the Naval Weapons Center to study the Effectiveness of personal protective equipment used in operations involving propellants, explosives, pyrotechnics, and other high-energy materials. Criteria used to evaluate the equipment and the limitations of each type of equipment are discussed. Variables to be controlled or included in future tests are also discussed.

Subject Categories:

  • Pyrotechnics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE