Accession Number:

ADA472270

Title:

Conceptual Model for the Transport of Energetic Residues from Surface Soil to Groundwater by Range Activities

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ENGINEERING RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER HANOVER NH COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB

Report Date:

2006-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

169.0

Abstract:

This report integrates and summarizes research on the fate-and-transport properties of munition energetic compounds potentially migrating to groundwater. The goals of the report are to 1 review and summarize previous work 2 identify data gaps 3 provide research recommendations and integrate conclusions from peer-reviewed research, results from investigations at military ranges, and consultations with explosives experts in the United States and Canada Waterways Experiment Station, Army Environmental Center, Defence Research Establishment Valcartier, and various universities into a conceptual model for the transport of energetic compounds from the land surface to groundwater.

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives
  • Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE