Accession Number:

ADA242494

Title:

Performance Oriented Packaging Testing of PPP-B-601 ERAPS Wood Box for Packing Group II Solid Hazardous Material

Descriptive Note:

Test rept. for Oct 91,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL WEAPONS STATION EARLE COLTS NECK NJ

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1991-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

Qualification tests were performed to determine whether the in- service PPP-B-601 ERAPS Wood Box could be utilized to contain properly dunnaged solid type hazardous materials weighing up to a gross weight of 237 kg 523 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. The box has conformed to the POP performance requirements i.e., the box successfully retained its contents throughout the stacking, vibration and drop tests.

Subject Categories:

  • Containers and Packaging

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE