The World of Chemical Weapons: History and Awareness (presentation)
Speaker: Erik Janus, MS
This 1.5 hour presentation provides an overview of chemical terrorism, including an introduction to various types of chemical warfare agents and chemical weapons of opportunity, their basic characteristics and history. There is also a discussion of issues related to toxicity and exposure and of past and potential use as a weapon. Accompanying PowerPoint slides are available here as a PDF.
Updated: 9/8/2010; 11/17/09