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Suggested Citation:"Attachment C: Acronyms." National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2019. Metrics for Successful Supercritical Water Oxidation System Operation at the Blue Grass Chemical Agent Destruction Pilot Plant. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/25390.
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Attachment C Acronyms AFS aluminum filtration system APS aluminum precipitation system BGCAPP Blue Grass Chemical Agent Destruction Pilot Plant FOAK first-of-a-kind IPA isopropyl alcohol PEO ACWA Program Executive Office for Assembled Chemical Weapons Alternatives RAM reliability, availability, and maintainability RO reverse osmosis SCWO supercritical water oxidation TOC total organic carbon WRS water recovery system 28

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The supercritical water oxidation system at the Blue Grass Chemical Agent Destruction Pilot Plant near Richmond, Kentucky is a secondary waste processing reactor that is an important unit in the overall function of the Blue Grass Chemical Agent Pilot Program. This system is designed to reactively destroy the primary products of agent hydrolysis, thus preventing chemical reformation of the original agents. This letter report develops metrics that can be used to determine the success or risks of failure of the system, focusing on safety, corrosion, performance, and reliability, availability, and maintainability.

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