Accession Number:

ADA265366

Title:

Canadian Contributor to the 1991 United Nations Round Robin Analytical Verification Exercise

Descriptive Note:

Suffield memorandum

Corporate Author:

DEFENCE RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT SUFFIELD RALSTON (ALBERTA)

Report Date:

1993-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

50.0

Abstract:

Nine samples, typical of those taken during inspection of a military facility, were received by Defense Research Establishment Suffield as part of a United Nations sponsored international round robin analytical exercise designed to evaluate laboratory capabilities. This report summarizes Canadas contribution to the round robin analytical verification exercise. Canada confirmed the presence of all the spiked CW relevant compounds, including mustard and mustard related compounds following analysis of the provided samples by capillary column GC-MS, GC-MSMS, GC-FTIR, GC-FID and GC-FPD

Subject Categories:

  • Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare
  • Miscellaneous Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE