Accession Number : ADA193350

Title :   Chemical Stockpile Disposal Program. Transportation of Chemical Agents and Munitions. A Concept Plan.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 30 Jan-30 Jun 87,

Corporate Author : MITRE CORP MCLEAN VA

Personal Author(s) : Chu, Sherwood C ; Skinner, Laura R ; Smith, Wade H

PDF Url : ADA193350

Report Date : 30 Jun 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 173

Abstract : This document has been prepared for the U.S. Army to support the Final Programatic Environmental Impact Statement for the Chemical Stockpile Disposal Program. This report includes the guidance and direction provided by a panel of experts knowledgeable in the safe transportation of hazardous materials. These experts were drawn from industry, academia, and members of the private consulting community. Sections 3.0 through 9.0 represent a transportation concept plan using the panel's guidance where applicable. The basis for this plan includes standing Army procedures and regulations regarding the handling and transport of chemical agents and munitions. It also includes results from previous studies conducted by the Army. Keywords: Chemical stockpile, Chemical munitions, Transportation.

Descriptors :   *CHEMICAL AGENTS, *CHEMICAL ORDNANCE, *MILITARY TRANSPORTATION, ARMY, CHEMICALS, DISPOSAL, GUIDANCE, HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, INDUSTRIES, PANELS, PLANNING, SAFETY, STOCKPILES, TRANSPORT, TRANSPORTATION, ACCIDENTS, RAIL TRANSPORTATION, AIR TRANSPORTATION, MARINE TRANSPORTATION, PACKAGING

Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment
      Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE