Accession Number:

ADA440436

Title:

Domestic Preparedness Program: Testing of RAE Systems ppbRAE Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) Monitor Photo-Ionization Detector (PID) Against Chemical Warfare Agents Summary Report

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Feb-May 2000

Corporate Author:

EDGEWOOD CHEMICAL BIOLOGICAL CENTER ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2001-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

This report characterizes the chemical warfare CW agent detection potential of the commercially available ppbRAE Photo-ionization Detector PID. The instrument was tested against HD, GB, and GA vapor under various conditions. This report is intended to provide the emergency responders concerned with CW agent detection an overview of the detection capabilities of the ppbRAE PID.

Subject Categories:

  • Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE