Potential for Vented Waste Drums to Become Pressurized
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Type:  Lessons Learned

Publisher:  CH2MHill Plateau Remediation Company (Richland, WA - Hanford Site), Richland, WA - Hanford Site (CHPRC)

Published As:  Public

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Topics:  Waste Management, Work Management/Planning, Transportation and Packaging

Verify that a vent path has been established for the entire contents of drums that may contain any acidic materials. If waste drums contain an unvented 90-mil inner liner, the drum may become pressurized under certain conditions, even though a vent clip or a filter has been installed.

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