Annex A. Science And Technology Objectives (STOs)
Army Science and Technology Master Plan (ASTMP 1997)


III.O.02. Environmentally Compliant Protective Coatings. Develop and demonstrate chemical agent resistant coatings (CARC) and military coatings which conform to the Federal and State EPA regulations and have expanded spectral characteristics. By FY97, establish feasibility of saline and saturated aliphatic hydrocarbon chemistry to produce low observable coatings in the extended infrared region. All CARC coatings developed shall have equal or better agent resistance than current CARC.

Supports: All Combat Vehicles.

STO Manager: TSO: TRADOC POC:
Kes Chesonis Catherine Kominos Herbert Russakoff
ARL-WMR SARD-TR CSS Battle Lab
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