BlastGard Intl. Inc., Clearwater, Fla., announced that it has completed extensive testing and is ready to market a line of U.S.-made bomb mitigating trash receptacles. The receptacles, models MTR 91 and MTR 101, produced in conjunction with Centerpoint Manufacturing Inc., Houston, have undergone the most stringent testing to date. The BlastGard Mitigated Trash Receptacles reduce the pressure from a very large charge from 60.47 PSI (100 percent fatal) to 7.5 PSI (eardrum damage) at 10 feet.
Bomb Mitigating Trash Receptacle
May 1, 2004