Accession Number : ADA131573

Title :   Engineering and Development Support of General Decon Technology for the DARCOM Installation Restoration Program. Task 1. Lagoon/Landfill Liner Compatibility Testing with Explosives.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jun 82-Feb 83,


Personal Author(s) : Gibbons,Gregory M ; Braswell,Jonathan W

PDF Url : ADA131573

Report Date : Jun 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 166

Abstract : This report presents the results of liner compatibility screening tests with TNT, RDX and TCE. Using the NSF Liner Compatibility Screening Tests, eight types of liners (PVC, PVC-OR, CPE, Hypalon, XR-5, HDPE, Neoprene, and EPDM) were immersed in TNT, RDX, and TCE solutions for 1 week. Liner and test method selection and data analysis for the screening test are presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Explosive ordnance disposal, *Linings, *Synthetic materials, Compatibility, TNT, RDX, Trichloroethylene, Polyvinyl chloride, Polyethylene, Polypropylene, Rubber, Neoprene, Test methods, Immersion, Lagoons(Landforms), Earth fills, Decontamination, Reclamation, Army facilities, Tables(Data)

Subject Categories : Plastics
      Elastomers and Rubber
      Civil Engineering
      Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE