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Title: Nonproliferation Test and Evaluation Complex - NPTEC

The Nonproliferation Test and Evaluation Complex, or NPTEC, is the world's largest facility for open air testing of hazardous toxic materials and biological simulants. NPTEC is used for testing, experimentation, and training for technologies that require the release of toxic chemicals or biological simulants into the environment.
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1167090
Resource Type:
Multimedia
Research Org:
NNSA (National Nuclear Security Administration)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; 63 RADIATION, THERMAL, AND OTHER ENVIRON. POLLUTANT EFFECTS ON LIVING ORGS. AND BIOL. MAT.; NPTEC; TOXIC MATERIALS; TESTING; TRAINING; ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS