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Main Title Commercial explosives and their hazards {Microfiche}
Author Tobin, Paul.
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Author Title of a Work
Nguyen, Nhan.
CORP Author ICF, Inc., Fairfax, VA.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Pollution, Prevention, and Toxics.
Publisher U.S. EPA, Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxic Substance,
Year Published 1994
Report Number EPA-68-C2-0107; EPA/744/R-94/001
Stock Number PB95-195822
Subjects Pollution control industry ; Hazardous substances
Additional Subjects Hazards ; High explosives ; Detonators ; Hazardous materials ; Explosions ; Accidents ; Manufacturing ; Materials handling ; Transportation of explosives ; Risk analysis ; Modeling ; Computerized simulation ; Regulations ; Classification ; Standards ; Criteria ; Commercial explosives ; Low explosives ; Blasting agents ; Clean Air Act Amendments ; Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act
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NTIS  PB95-195822 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation 84 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Abstract
This report assesses the potential consequences of accidents involving commercial explosives. The analysis includes the identification and evaluation of existing listing and classification systems, along with any applicable criteria; review of existing regulations and codes dealing with commercial explosive materials; analysis of histories of accidents involving commercial explosives; and modeling potential consequences of overpressures and heat generation of commercial explosives. The results of this report may be used to support regulatory and non-regulatory objectives of EPA under the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act (SARA) Title III 1986 and the Clean Air Act Amendments (CAAA) 1990.
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"February 1994"--Cover. "EPA 744-R-94-001"--Cover. Includes bibliographical references. Microfiche.