Accession Number : ADA140155

Title :   Installation Restoration General Environmental Technology Development. Task 2. Incineration Test of Explosives Contaminated Soils at Savanna Army Depot Activity, Savanna, Illinois.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Sep 82-Jan 84,


Personal Author(s) : Noland,J W ; Marks,J R ; Marks,P J

PDF Url : ADA140155

Report Date : Apr 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 197

Abstract : This report presents the results of a comprehensive study which successfully demonstrates the effectiveness of incineration as a decontamination method for explosives contaminated soils. The project included: incineration equipment and test site selection, soil characterization and reactivity testing, development of a detailed test plan and site plan safety submission, environmental permitting, evaluation of materials handling procedures, incineration testing, and evaluation of results. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Waste treatment, Army facilities, Ponds, Pollution, Control, Standards, Military requirements, Closures, Hazardous materials, Materials handling, Afterburners, Boilers, Environmental impact, Soils, Environmental tests, Test equipment, Combustion, Explosives, Safety, Army operations, Army planning

Subject Categories : Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE