Accession Number:

ADA193352

Title:

Chemical Stockpile Disposal Program. Risk Analysis of the Continued Storage of Chemical Munitions

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 3 Feb 1986-25 Aug 1987

Corporate Author:

GA TECHNOLOGIES INC SAN DIEGO CA

Report Date:

1987-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

339.0

Abstract:

This document has been prepared for the U.S. Army to support the Final Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement for the Chemical Stockpile Disposal Program. This report describes the results of a comprehensive probabilistic assessment of the frequency and magnitude of chemical agent release associated with the storage of chemical munitions at eight U.S. Army installations. Both internal accident initiators e.g., human error and external accident initiators e.g., earthquakes were analyzed. Keywords Chemical stockpile, Chemical munitions, Storage of chemical munitions, Risk analysis, Hazards analysis, Probabilistic risk assessment.

Subject Categories:

  • Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE