Document Details


Title:
OPERATION GREENHOUSE, SCIENTIFIC DIRECTOR'S REPORT OF ATOMIC WEAPON TESTS AT ENIWETOK, 1951 - EVALUATION OF COLLECTIVE - PROTECTOR EQUIPMENT
Author(s):
Subject Terms:
SANDSTONE OPERATION; BLAST EFFECTS; SHIELDING; SHOCK WAVES; CIVIL DEFENSE; RESEARCH PROGRAMS; EQUIPMENT; DOSE RATES; RADIATION PROTECTION; SAFETY
Document Location:
Location - NNSA/NSO Nuclear Testing Archive Address - P.O. Box 98521 City - Las Vegas State - NV Zip - 89193-8521 Phone - (702)794-5106 Fax - (702)862-4240 Email - CIC@NV.DOE.GOV
Document Type:
REPORT
Publication Date:
1952 Mar 31
Declassification Status:
Declassified
Document Pages:
0062
Accession Number:
NV0051297
Document Number(s):
WT42
OpenNet Entry Date:
1994 Aug 26
Description/Abstract:
THE OBJECT OF THIS EXPERIMENT WAS TO PROVIDE AN ASSAY OF CHEMICAL CORP S COLLECTIVE-PROTECTION EQUIPMENT UNDER THE CONDITIONS OF AN ATOMIC DE TONATION. IN OPERATION SANDSTONE, THE STRUCTURE CONTAINING THE COLLECT IVE PROTECTOR WAS OVERTURNED, AND, ALTHOUGH THE COLLECTIVE PROTECTOR W AS UNDAMAGED, NO ASSAY OF PERFORMANCE COULD BE MADE.


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