Index

Aberdeen Proving Ground (Maryland), 9, 14, 29, 41, 44, 49, 57, 65, 69, 80-1, 86, 98,

see also Chemical Transfer Facility, MAPS

ACWA (Assembled Chemical Weapons Assessment (Program)), 5, 21, 37, 40, 64-5, 67-8

Anniston Army Depot (Alabama), 9, 22, 29, 82

CDF, 9, 82

Assembled Chemical Weapons Assessment (Program). See ACWA

binary chemical warfare materiel, 2, 4, 10-11, 14, 19, 21, 24, 35, 41, 49, 50, 53, 88


biotreatment, 27, 38, 40, 81

Blue Grass Army Depot (Kentucky), 9, 22-3, 29, 49, 82

CAIS (chemical agent identification sets), 4-5, 7-8, 10-15, 19, 24, 27, 30-3, 39, 44, 46, 48, 51-2, 58, 61-2, 88, 91-2, 99,

see also SCANS


CAMDS (Chemical Agent Munitions Disposal System), 4, 15, 18, 24, 49, 53, 83,

see also Deseret Chemical Depot

CERCLA (Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act), 6, 29, 30, 56-8, 61-2, 92, 98, 100-1

CG. See phosgene

chemical oxidation, 17-18, 37-8, 40, 48, 51, 54, 61

Chemical Transfer Facility, 4, 15, 18, 19, 24, 53,

see also Aberdeen Proving Ground

Chemical Weapons Convention, 8, 10, 14, 15, 56, 98

Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act. See CERCLA

CTF. See Chemical Transfer Facility

CWC. See Chemical Weapons Convention


DBC. See Donovan blast chamber

Deseret Chemical Depot (Utah), 4, 6, 9, 15, 24, 29-31, 49, 54, 57, 82-3, 91, 100-1,

see also CAMDS

DF, 4-5, 10-11, 14, 19, 21, 23, 35, 41-2, 49, 50, 53

Donovan blast chamber, 2, 6, 18, 27, 32-4, 47-8, 51-2, 54, 65

drill-through valve, 6, 47, 51-2, 54

Dugway Proving Ground (Utah), 14, 26, 49, 52, 56, 98, 100


EDS (Explosive Destruction System), 2, 4-6, 15, 18-19, 25, 28-9, 34, 39, 40, 47-51, 53-4, 57, 61, 65, 68, 87, 92-4, 104-5

electrochemical oxidation, 5, 35, 40, 51

Explosive Destruction System. See EDS


gas-phase chemical reduction, 5, 35, 40, 51

GB (sarin), 10-15, 19, 22-4, 26, 28-9, 34-5, 37, 39-41, 43, 56-7, 93, 101

GD (soman), 11-13, 37


H, 11-12, 19, 35, 39

HD, 10-13, 15, 19, 40-1, 91


Johnston Atoll, 1, 9, 22


lewisite, 12, 13, 15, 19, 24, 29, 35, 49


MAPS (Munitions Assessment and Processing System), 2, 6, 15, 18-21, 23-4, 49, 54, 57, 59, 62, 65, 86-7, 100,

see also Aberdeen Proving Ground

MMD. See Munitions Management Device

multiple-round container, 2, 44-5

Munitions Assessment and Processing System. See MAPS

Munitions Management Device, 19, 56-7, 101

mustard agent, 10, 15, 19, 22-4, 29, 33, 37, 57, 87, 91, 93,

see also H, HD



The National Academies | 500 Fifth St. N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20001
Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
Terms of Use and Privacy Statement



Below are the first 10 and last 10 pages of uncorrected machine-read text (when available) of this chapter, followed by the top 30 algorithmically extracted key phrases from the chapter as a whole.
Intended to provide our own search engines and external engines with highly rich, chapter-representative searchable text on the opening pages of each chapter. Because it is UNCORRECTED material, please consider the following text as a useful but insufficient proxy for the authoritative book pages.

Do not use for reproduction, copying, pasting, or reading; exclusively for search engines.

OCR for page 107
Index Aberdeen Proving Ground (Maryland), 9, 14, 29, 41, 44, 49, 57, 65, 69, 80-1, 86, 98, see also Chemical Transfer Facility, MAPS ACWA (Assembled Chemical Weapons Assessment (Program)), 5, 21, 37, 40, 64-5, 67-8 Anniston Army Depot (Alabama), 9, 22, 29, 82 CDF, 9, 82 Assembled Chemical Weapons Assessment (Program). See ACWA binary chemical warfare materiel, 2, 4, 10-11, 14, 19, 21, 24, 35, 41, 49, 50, 53, 88 biotreatment, 27, 38, 40, 81 Blue Grass Army Depot (Kentucky), 9, 22-3, 29, 49, 82 CAIS (chemical agent identification sets), 4-5, 7-8, 10-15, 19, 24, 27, 30-3, 39, 44, 46, 48, 51-2, 58, 61-2, 88, 91-2, 99, see also SCANS CAMDS (Chemical Agent Munitions Disposal System), 4, 15, 18, 24, 49, 53, 83, see also Deseret Chemical Depot CERCLA (Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act), 6, 29, 30, 56-8, 61-2, 92, 98, 100-1 CG. See phosgene chemical oxidation, 17-18, 37-8, 40, 48, 51, 54, 61 Chemical Transfer Facility, 4, 15, 18, 19, 24, 53, see also Aberdeen Proving Ground Chemical Weapons Convention, 8, 10, 14, 15, 56, 98 Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act. See CERCLA CTF. See Chemical Transfer Facility CWC. See Chemical Weapons Convention DBC. See Donovan blast chamber Deseret Chemical Depot (Utah), 4, 6, 9, 15, 24, 29-31, 49, 54, 57, 82-3, 91, 100-1, see also CAMDS DF, 4-5, 10-11, 14, 19, 21, 23, 35, 41-2, 49, 50, 53 Donovan blast chamber, 2, 6, 18, 27, 32-4, 47-8, 51-2, 54, 65 drill-through valve, 6, 47, 51-2, 54 Dugway Proving Ground (Utah), 14, 26, 49, 52, 56, 98, 100 EDS (Explosive Destruction System), 2, 4-6, 15, 18-19, 25, 28-9, 34, 39, 40, 47-51, 53-4, 57, 61, 65, 68, 87, 92-4, 104-5 electrochemical oxidation, 5, 35, 40, 51 Explosive Destruction System. See EDS gas-phase chemical reduction, 5, 35, 40, 51 GB (sarin), 10-15, 19, 22-4, 26, 28-9, 34-5, 37, 39-41, 43, 56-7, 93, 101 GD (soman), 11-13, 37 H, 11-12, 19, 35, 39 HD, 10-13, 15, 19, 40-1, 91 Johnston Atoll, 1, 9, 22 lewisite, 12, 13, 15, 19, 24, 29, 35, 49 MAPS (Munitions Assessment and Processing System), 2, 6, 15, 18-21, 23-4, 49, 54, 57, 59, 62, 65, 86-7, 100, see also Aberdeen Proving Ground MMD. See Munitions Management Device multiple-round container, 2, 44-5 Munitions Assessment and Processing System. See MAPS Munitions Management Device, 19, 56-7, 101 mustard agent, 10, 15, 19, 22-4, 29, 33, 37, 57, 87, 91, 93, see also H, HD

OCR for page 107
National Research Council, 2, 3, 5, 7, 9, 14, 19, 21, 25, 27- 9, 37, 39, 61, 64 nerve agents. See GB, GD, VX neutralization, 4, 5, 9, 15, 17-9, 21, 23, 25, 40-1, 47, 50, 62 Newport Chemical Depot (Indiana), 9, 29 non-stockpile, 5, 8-9, 14, 17, 21, 59 NRC. See National Research Council OB/OD (open burning/open detonation), 18, 42-3, 47, 53-4 persulfate oxidation, 35, 37 Pine Bluff Arsenal (Arkansas), 4-5, 9, 14, 22-3, 29, 35, 49, 51, 53-4, 57, 65, 68-9, 83-5, 87, 92, 98 PBNSF, 2, 5-6, 15, 18-9, 21-2, 42, 49-51, 58, 62, 86-9, 100-1 phosgene, 10, 13, 15, 19, 24, 35, 56, 91, 93 plasma arc, 4, 18, 21, 34, 40, 47-8, 50-1, 53-4, 65, 87 Pueblo Chemical Depot (Colorado), 9, 22-3, 29, 85 QL, 5, 10-11, 14, 19, 21, 23, 35, 41-2, 49, 53 Rapid Response System. See RRS RCRA. See Resource Conservation and Recovery Act recovered chemical warfare materiel, 7-8, 14, 55, 58, 62, 87 Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, 6, 17, 21, 56, 62, 96-101, 104 Rocky Mountain Arsenal (Colorado), 4, 6, 13, 26, 28, 34, 41, 49, 52, 54, 56-7, 68 RRS (Rapid Response System), 2, 4-5, 15, 18, 27, 29-32, 37, 47, 50-1, 57, 59, 61, 88-9, 91-2, 104-5 sarin. See GB SCANS (Single CAIS Accessing and Neutralization system), 2, 4, 18, 27, 30, 32, 40, 47-8, 52, 92, 104-5 SCWO (supercritical water oxidation), batch mode, 18, 35, 39, 40, 47, 51, 87 continuous mode, 5, 21, 35, 40, 51 solvated electron technology, 5, 40, 51 stockpile, 1-2, 4, 8-10, 15, 17-18, 22-4, 64-5 tent-and-foam, 5, 18, 43, 47, 50, 54 Tooele Chemical Disposal Facility (Utah), 22, 83 treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF), 5, 17-19, 22-5, 41, 51, 58, 61, 100-1 TSDF. See treatment, storage, and disposal facility Umatilla Chemical Depot (Oregon), 9, 22-3, 29, 85 UV oxidation, 35, 40, 51 VX, 10-12, 14-15, 19, 22-3, 37, 40-1 wet air oxidation, 18, 35, 38, 40, 48, 51, 54