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2013-10-15 12:26:46

Emergency Departments across Michigan are better prepared to handle a disaster today than they were seven years ago, according to a Henry Ford Hospital study. The study found that 84 percent of emergency departments said they are more prepared to handle a terrorist attack or natural disaster than they were in 2005. They've also enhanced their preparedness efforts by adding decontamination rooms, stockpiling antidotes for nerve gas and cyanide, and storing more respiratory protection...

Chemical Weapon Watchdog Group Awarded Nobel Peace Prize
2013-10-12 07:45:52

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online The Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), the group overseeing the dismantling of Syria’s chemical weapon arsenal. According to BBC News, the Nobel Committee said the honor was presented to the organization because of its “extensive work to eliminate chemical weapons.” OPCW director general Ahmet Uzumcu called the award a "great honor" and said it would...

2013-10-10 23:04:00

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Surveillance and Monitoring of Explosive, Chemical, Biological and Nuclear Hazards. London (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 Highlights The global market for ECBN hazard monitoring, decontamination and personal protective equipment was valued at $148.3 billion in 2012 and is expected to increase to $193.7 billion in 2014 and then to $387.9 billion in 2019, a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 14.9% over the five-year period from 2014...

2013-10-10 23:03:06

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Analysis of the Americas Oil and Gas Personal Protective Equipment Market. London (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 Quest for Energy Independence Unravels Opportunities This research service provides a detailed analysis of the PPE market in the Americas oil and gas industry. The study period is 2009 to 2017 and covers 7 product markets: above the neck protection, respiratory protection, protective gloves, protective clothing, protective...

2013-10-01 23:25:03

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Gas Detection Equipment Industry. London (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Gas Detection Equipment in US$ Million by the following Product Types: Fixed Gas Detection Equipment, Handheld/Portable Gas Detection Equipment, and Detector Tubes. The specific End-Use Segments also analyzed are Oil & Gas Extraction, Power, Chemical, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive...

2013-09-26 23:04:32

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Chemical Sensors Industry. London (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Chemical Sensors in US$ Million. The US market is further analyzed by the following End-Use Segments: Medical, Industrial, Environmental Monitoring, and others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates...

Latest Chemical warfare Reference Libraries

2010-10-26 18:19:25

A gas mask is designed to go over the face to protect the wearer from inhaling "airborne pollutants". The mask seals the nose and mouth and many times covers other soft tissues of the face. Some have respirators. Most gas masks provide protection from gaseous and particulate and are often used by riot police and rioters alike. They are also used by graffiti artists to protect them from the fumes. The original design had two small glass eye windows that were thick in order from keeping the...

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Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.