Accession Number:

ADA275086

Title:

Performance Oriented Packaging Testing of M2A1 Ammunition Box for Packing Group 2 Solid Hazardous Materials. Revision A

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL SURFACE WARFARE CENTER CRANE DIV IN

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1993-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

Qualification tests were performed to determine whether the in- service M2Al Ammunition Box could be utilized to contain properly dunnaged solid type hazardous materials weighing up to a gross weight of 15 kg 33 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, STSGAC. 101 and the Code of Federal Regulations, Title 49 CFR, Parts 107 through 178. The M2Al box has conformed to the POP performance requirements i.e., the box successfully retained its contents throughout the specified tests. POP Test of M2Al Ammunition box.

Subject Categories:

  • Containers and Packaging

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE