Accession Number:

ADA234963

Title:

Performance Oriented Packaging Testing of Mk 11 Mod 0 Cartridge Tank

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

DOD PERFORMANCE ORIENTED PACKAGING OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1991-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

Qualification tests were performed to determine whether the in- service Mk 11 Mod 0 Cartridge Tank Dwg 19200-562256 could be utilized to contain properly dunnaged solid type hazardous materials weighing up to a gross weight of 14 kg 31 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, Vol. 55 on 21 Dec 90. The tank has conformed to the POP performance requirements i.e., the tank successfully retained its contents throughout the specified tests.

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE