Accession Number:

ADA232501

Title:

Performance Oriented Packaging Testing of Container, Shipping and Storage, MK 714

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL UNDERSEA WARFARE ENGINEERING STATION KEYPORT WA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1991-02-21

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

Qualification test were performed to determine whether the in-service Mk 714 Container could be utilized to contain properly dunnaged solid type hazardous materials weighing up to a gross weight of 1,201 pounds. The tests were conducted in accordance with Performance Oriented Packaging POP requirements specified by the United Nations Recommendations on the Transportation of Dangerous Goods and the Department of Transportations Title 49 CFR and the Final Rulings published in the Federal Register Volume 55 on 21 December 1990. The container has conformed to the POP requirements i.e., the container successfully retained its contents throughout the specified tests.

Subject Categories:

  • Containers and Packaging

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE