Accession Number:

ADP013411

Title:

Technological Aspect of Realization of a New Concept of Chemical Disarmament in Russia

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AKADEMIYA NAUK SSSR MOSCOW INST OF APPLIED MECHANICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2001-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

Despite of economic advantages offered by the new Concept on the chemical disarmament in Russia, there are still certain things, which must be considered in connection with safety of works on chemical weapon destruction and the threat of terrorist acts - The single safety system for transportation must be created, which will include the necessity of creation of safety systems at chemical weapon storages, at chemical weapon destruction facilities and at the places through which the transportation will take place the number of groups of people responsible for safety and elimination of the consequences of accidents must be increased. - It is necessary to make technical requirements to the transport-technological containers stricter and to enlarge the number of such containers - It is necessary to consider the possibility of carrying out the first stage of poisonous substance neutralization at a number of chemical weapon storages in order to make it possible to transport only the reaction masses.

Subject Categories:

  • Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE