Active list of permissible explosives and blasting devices approved before December 31, 1951 by N.E Hanna

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Mines in Washington, DC .

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Statementby N.E. Hanna and G.H. Damon.
SeriesInformation circular (United States. Bureau of Mines) -- 7640
ContributionsDamon, G.H., United States. Bureau of Mines.
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Pagination12 p.
Number of Pages12
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Open LibraryOL20613969M

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There were explosives on the permissible list on Decem During the succeeding 12 months 13'explosives were added to the list and 10 explosives were dropped fiAikthe active permissible list and placed on the inactive list of peA e explosives.

TheAuthor: John Edward Crawshaw, L. Ilsley, Dorsey J. Parker, Arno Carl Fieldner. United States. Bureau of Mines: Active list of permissible explosives and blasting devices approved before Decem ([Washington, D.C.]: United States Bureau of Mines, ), also by N.

Hanna and G. Damon (page images at HathiTrust) United States. Permissible explosives. Scroll Prev Top Next More: Commercial explosives intended for use in mining or blasting. Source(s) FSTCHandbook of Foreign Explosives ().

Clear blast area of unnecessary personnel and equipment before delivery of any explosives to the site. Keep no more than a one-day supply of explosives and detonators at or near the work site.

Keep explosives and detonators in separate approved day-boxes. Use only wooden or plastic tamping poles for charging explosives into drill holes. Federal Register a list of these and any additional explosives the purposes of subsections (d), (e), (f), (g), (h), and (i) of section of this title, the term “explosive” is defined in subsection (j) of such section (e) “Blasting agent” means any material or mixture, consisting.

blasting crew qualification, c) transportation, storage, handling, and use of explosives, d) blasting plans and records, e) safety plans, f) disposal of explosives and g) any other subjects related to a specific need. Such blasting operations shall be accomplished 1951 book under the inspection of NPS licensed blasting inspectors.

The. A more efficient blasting scheme is to bury the charges in a row of boreholes. In borehole cornice blasting, one may achieve satisfactory results with about half the explosive used in surface blasting.

It is also possible to blast effectively with low-cost, low-detonation pressure explosives, although borehole. April Permissible Explosives Approvals.

Issue: The government has lost its ability to ensure a safe supply of permissible explosives for the nation’s coal miners. Background: Inthe U.S.

Bureau of Mines (USBM) was created to address a rash of fatal coal mining explosions by developing and encouraging the use of safer “permissible” explosives. Active list of permissible explosives and blasting devices approved prior to J Author United States.

Bureau of Mines. Published Years ago, permissible explosives were developed for use in underground coal and other gassy mines. Permissibles were formulated with salt to lower their flame temperatures and prevent gas explosions. Today, in surface coal mines, detonating cord and other devices that carry an open flame are still used to fragment thick coal.

The term “explosive” is defined in 29 CFRExplosives and Blasting Agents, paragraph (a)(3): Explosive — any chemical compound, mixture, or device, the primary or common purpose of which is to function by explosion, i.e., with substantially instantaneous release of gas and heat, unless.

(see §(b)), or the Associate Administrator may approve a new explosive on the basis of an approval issued for the explosive by the competent authority of a foreign government (see (f)); for additional information see 49 CfR (b) or (f) 2.

If approved, ireworks are assigned an explosives classiication number. 41 Type 4 Magazines - Magazines for the storage of low explosives, subject to the limitations prescribed by (b), (b), and Blasting agents may be stored in type 4 magazines, subject to the limita-tions prescribed by (a), (b), and (a) General.

(1) The permittee shall comply with all applicable local, State, and Federal laws and regulations and the requirements of this section in the storage, handling, preparation, and use of explosives. (2) Blasting operations that use more than the equivalent of 5 pounds of TNT shall be conducted according to a time schedule approved by the regulatory authority.

of the explosive are examined carefully under the microscope, and a photomicrograph of the absorbent or dope after treatment by a suit- able solvent to remove the liquid components is made and attached to each report.

Figures 12 and 13 are photomicrographs of residues from two permissible explosives. FIGURE —Photomicrograph of coarse-grain. New explosives cannot be shipped until samples are approved by the Bureau of Explosives and a shipping classification is assigned. But it is permissible to ship samples for laboratory examination by rail freight or rail express without prior approval by the Bureau of Explosives.

"Blasting agent." Blasting agent - any material or mixture, consisting of a fuel and oxidizer, intended for blasting, not otherwise classified as an explosive and in which none of the ingredients are classified as an explosive, provided that the finished product, as mixed and packaged for use or shipment, cannot be detonated by means of a No.

8 test blasting cap when unconfined. a list of dates and locations for the explosives and blasting agent storage facilities to be used on the project at least 14 days before the establishment of such storage facilities.

The Blasting Contractor will handle and dispose of dynamite storage boxes in accordance with relevant federal, state, and local laws. An explosive material that meets prescribed criteria for insensitivity to initiation.

For storage, Ti Code of Federal Regulations, Section defines a blasting agent as any material or mixture, consisting of fuel and oxidizer intended for blasting, not otherwise defined as an explosive, provided that the finished product, as mixed for use or shipment, cannot be detonated by means of.

Partha Das Sharma’s Technical Diary On EXPLOSIVES & BLASTING INTRODUCTION TO EXPLOSIVES AND ACESSORIES Definition of Explosives: Explosives is a chemical compound or mixture, when exploded by.

Explosives - Compositions In general, high explosives are compositions and mixtures of ingredients capable of instantaneously releasing large amounts of energy and doing work of various kinds on.

– Contains a rubber binder that allows the explosive to remain pliable Widely considered as the plastic explosive of choice for terrorists in IEDs, continues to be manufactured – Approximately 12 ounces was used in the Pan Am bombing over Lockerbie, Scotland in Experts believe large amounts of the explosives.

Use of Explosives. The Department of Labor (DOL), Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) is responsible for standards to protect workers in the use of explosives outside of mines. General standards are found in 29 CFR, Part while.

49 CFR specifies the process which must be followed to obtain a DOT approval for the classification of explosives. All explosives must be examined and assigned a shipping description (proper shipping name), classification, and compatibility.

Use Of Explosives 1 Use of Explosives This Subsection is deleted in its entirety and replaced with the following: The use of explosives is permitted, however, prior to any blasting, the Contractor must submit a detailed blasting plan to the Resident at least three (3) weeks prior to commencing drilling and blasting operations.

What is the health and safety problem. Detonating explosives release toxic gases, primarily oxides of nitrogen and carbon monoxide.

Nitric oxide (NO) and nitrogen dioxide (NO 2) are produced by large surface blasts in which the explosive does not detonate released by the detonation oxidizes to NO 2 as the fumes mix with the atmosphere. Excessive NO 2 production is. Blasting Caps are designed to have a minimum firing current of amps.

ELECTRIC BLASTING CAPS The blaster-in-charge must conduct a thorough survey for stray currents and eliminate any dangerous currents before adopting any system of electric firing with electric blasting caps and before loading any holes.

The federal explosives laws in 18 U.S.C. Chapter 40 impose licensing requirements on persons who engage in the business of importing, manufacturing, or dealing in explosive materials.

License requirements also apply to occasional users and hobbyists, as persons who wish to lawfully transport, ship, or receive explosive materials must obtain a user permit from the. Blasting safety demands the highest level of attention among employees working in metal and nonmetal mining.

Sinceseven miners have died at mines as a result of flyrock, misfires and toxic fumes. Two miners died in one incident in All mine operators, independent contractors and miners must follow strict explosives safety procedures to prevent fatalities. This topic covers OSHA’s regulations for the use of explosives and blasting agents in general industry.

There are separate standards for construction. OSHA’s explosives regulations include requirements for the construction of magazines and the transportation, use, handling, and storage of explosives.

Start studying Explosives. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Permissible explosives. produce no (low) flame, are used in ug ops that are gassy, are classified for coal mines You can come up to ___ ft from the neighboring houses before you have to modify your blast design.

A blasting agent is any material or mixture consisting of a fuel and oxidizer used for blasting, but not classified an explosive and in which none of the ingredients is classified as an explosive provided the furnished (mixed) product cannot be detonated with a No. 8 test blasting cap when confined.

This category contains explosive devices, chemical agents, types of explosives, and similar matters. Subcategories. This category has the following 23 subcategories, out of 23 total. Control in wholesale and retail stores: The storage of or display of explosives and blasting caps in wholesale and retail stores is prohibited.: 2.

Magazine clearances: Class I and Class II magazines shall be located away from inhabited buildings passenger railways public highways and other magazines in conformance with Table F except as provided in Section F – a static charge from these dev ices might ignite the explosives. a blast area.

underground in the presence of combustible gases or combustible dusts.-filled must be allowed to cool before explosives are loaded. current record of explosives, blasting agents, and blasting supplies used in a blast and while under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Full text of "Explosives and blasting procedures manual" See other formats.

Active Status: The status of a valid Type I permit when the permittee is authorized to possess and control explosives by a Type II permittee. Air blast: The airborne shock wave or acoustic transient generated by an explosive.

American Table of Distances: A quantity-distance table prepared and approved by .Chapter 3 provisions approved by their validating HQ. TOs or MOs will refer to AFMAN _IP for specific criteria and conditions, to include permissible fuel levels. b. There are several methods to transport individual weapons on DoD-controlled aircraft.

They can be packaged and stowed as cargo in vehicles, or palletized along with other.Explosives are any chemical compound, mixture, or device, the primary or common purpose of which is to function by explosion. The term includes, but is not limited to, black powder, pellet powder, initiating explosives, ammonium nitrate fuel oil (ANFO) mixtures, safety fuses, squibs, mixed binary explosives, and ives are also present in items such as automotive air bag inflators.

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