Accession Number:

ADA440851

Title:

Domestic Preparedness Program Evaluation of the Nextteq Civil Defense Kit (TRADEMARK) Against Chemical Warfare Agents Summary Report

Descriptive Note:

Summary rept.

Corporate Author:

EDGEWOOD CHEMICAL BIOLOGICAL CENTER ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Report Date:

2004-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

31.0

Abstract:

This report characterizes the chemical warfare CW agent detection characteristics of the commercially available NEXTTEQ Civil Defense Kit TM. The kit uses colorimetric detection tubes to detect the presence or absence of chemical warfare agents. The system was tested against HD, GB, and GA vapor under various conditions. This report provides the emergency responders concerned with CW agent detection and verification an overview of the capabilities of the Civil Defense Kit D TM.

Subject Categories:

  • Unconventional Warfare
  • Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE