Accession Number : AD0714304

Title :   Damage to the Drug Industry from Nuclear Attack and Resulting Requirements for Repair and Reclamation.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : URS RESEARCH CO SAN MATEO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Staackmann,Milton ; Van Horn,William H. ; Foget,Carl R.

Report Date : JUL 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 182

Abstract : The study identifies the processes and equipment commonly used by industries of the drug group, selects drugs representative of those deemed to be lifesaving in the postattack period, estimates damage to drug industry equipment resulting from nuclear weapon attack, and estimates the consequent repair requirements. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*INDUSTRIAL PLANTS, NUCLEAR EXPLOSION DAMAGE), (*NUCLEAR WARFARE, *INDUSTRIES), (*DRUGS, INDUSTRIAL PLANTS), MATHEMATICAL MODELS, CIVIL DEFENSE, RECOVERY, MAINTENANCE, COSTS, PENICILLINS, SULFUR COMPOUNDS, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Civil Defense
      Nuclear Warfare

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE