Table 9-3. Conventional Ammunition Demilitarization Facilities and Capabilities(DESCOM)-Continued
PINE BLUFF ARSENAL
Current demilitarization capability is limited to white phosphorus (WP) munitions. The
No open burning as
existing WP Demilitarization Facility Capability includes equipment and tooling for
removal of WP from a variety of munitions.
1977 Clean Air Act.
Operational limitations require equipment modifications for M34 Grenade M110, 155mm
The Arkansas Air Pol-
WP and CBU-12 and CBU-22 together with refurbishing line operation equipment.
lution Control Code
requires a state
permit to open burn.
There is a WP Demilitarization and Download Facility, Incinerator Cluster together with
supporting pollution abatement systems which provides a demilitarization capability
No permit has been ap-
for non-toxic chemical munitions.
plied for all white
1. Incinerator complex:
being held pending
completion of the
a. Rotary Kiln Furnace with After Burner Scrubber System.
b. Chain Grate Conveyor Furnace with After Burner Scrubber System.
c. Fluid Bed Incinerator with Scrubber System and Associated Slurry Preparation.
2. Download Facility
3. WP Demilitarization Facility
4. Colored Smoke Demilitarization Facility.
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