Accession Number:

ADA255933

Title:

Performance Oriented Packaging Testing of Container, Shipping and Storage, CNU-287/E for Packing Group II Solid Hazardous Materials

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL WEAPONS STATION EARLE COLTS NECK NJ

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

This Performance Oriented Packaging POP test was conducted to ascertain whether the CNU-287E Shipping and Storage Container, modified with six cover closure straps, meets the Packing Group 11 requirements specified by the Code of Federal Regulations, Title 49 CFR, Parts 1 07 through 1 7 8, dated 31 December 1 99 1. The packaged commodity used for the test consisted of four sand-filled steel pipe sections each weighing 93 kg 205 pounds. The total net weight was 372 kg 820 pounds. This load simulated four SIDEWINDER, AIM-9GHLM Missiles. Gross weight of the loaded container was 590 kg 1 300 pounds. The test results indicate that the container has conformed to the POP requirements.

Subject Categories:

  • Containers and Packaging
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE