Accession Number:

ADA402038

Title:

Options for Development of Environmental Sentinel Biomonitor Systems for Real-Time Detection of Toxic Chemicals in Response to US Military Needs

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 26-28 Sep 2001

Corporate Author:

GEO-CENTERS INC FREDERICK MD

Report Date:

2002-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

86.0

Abstract:

This report summarizes the substance of a workshop on environmental sentinel biomonitor systems ESB held 26-28 Sept. 2001 at the US Army Center for Environmental Health Research. The focus of the workshop was on development and field use of ESB systems as real-time early warning sensors for the presence of toxic industrial chemicals and toxic industrial materials which might present health hazards to exposed personnel. The scope of the workshop was limited to human health considerations and issues, and a number of military scenarios were discussed.

Subject Categories:

  • Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE