Accession Number:

ADA256009

Title:

Performance Oriented Packaging Testing of Container, Shipping and Storage for the Mk 14 Mod 0 Explosive Section for Packing Group 2 Solid Hazardous Materials

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL WEAPONS STATION EARLE COLTS NECK NJ

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

This Performance Oriented Packaging POP test was conducted to ascertain whether the Shipping and Storage Container for the Mk 14 Mod 0 Explosive Section meets the Packing Group II requirements specified by the Code of Federal Regulations, Title 49 CFR, Parts 1 07 through 1 78, dated 31 December 1 99 1. The packaged commodity used for the test was one inert Mk 1 4 Mod 0 Explosive Section weighing 52.2 kg 115 pounds. This represents the current maximum commodity weight. To compensate for future growth variations in commodity andor packaging, 5.4 kg 1 2 pounds were added. Gross weight of the loaded container was 72.1 kg 1 59 pounds. The test results indicate that the container has conformed to the POP requirements. POP Test of Shipping and Storage Container for the Mk 14 Mod 0 Explosive Section.

Subject Categories:

  • Containers and Packaging
  • Safety Engineering
  • Ammunition and Explosives
  • Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE