Chemical Destruction Continues in Colorado: Explosive Destruction System Throughput Increased
Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant Explosive Destruction System (PCAPP EDS) crews recently took things up a notch, successfully increasing the number of 155mm munitions destroyed per shot from four to six. As of Nov. 18, the tally for items destroyed by the PCAPP EDS is 441, including 255 105mm munitions, 134 155mm rounds, 42 4.2-inch mortars and 10 Department of Transportation bottles. The picture to the right shows all that remains of three 105mm projectiles following a successful destruction operation by the PCAPP EDS.
Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant (BGCAPP)
Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant (PCAPP)
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Headquartered at the Edgewood Area of Aberdeen Proving Ground in Maryland, our mission is the safe and environmentally sound destruction of the chemical weapons stockpiles stored at the Blue Grass Army Depot in Kentucky, and the U.S. Army Pueblo Chemical Depot, Colorado.
Public Involvement Meetings
Dec. 9, 2015 at 1:30 p.m.
Eastern Kentucky University
Carl D. Perkins Building
Kit Carson Dr.
Permitting and Biotreatment Utilization Group Meeting
Dec. 9, 2015 at 2 p.m.
District Attorney’s Conference Room
701 Court St., Pueblo, Colorado
Colorado CAC Meeting
Dec. 9, 2015 at 6 p.m.
Olde Towne Carriage House
102 S. Victoria Ave., Pueblo, Colorado