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Department of Homeland Security Shield / FEMA
Center for
Domestic Preparedness

Behavior of Hazardous Materials Containers

HMTV8 AWR-935-V8
1 Contact Hours


Examines the General Hazardous Materials Behavior Model as a method to be used to assess hazardous materials containers and predict the behavior of the product within based on container shape and other factors. The topic address container stress, breach, and release and associate dispersion patterns.