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View Resource Sarin Fact Sheet

Sarin is a colorless, odorless, tasteless, human-made chemical warfare agent. It was originally developed in Germany in the 1930's as a pesticide. Sarin is a nerve agent-it disrupts the functioning...

http://www.fas.org/programs/ssp/bio/factsheets/sarinfactshee...
View Resource Chemical Weapons Information Table

This file lists the known chemical agents currently in military applications worldwide. The datafile does not include several agents (chlorine, for example) which have been in disuse, but which...

http://www.fas.org/cw/cwtable.htm
View Resource Cyanide Fact Sheet

Cyanide at its deadliest, is a colorless gas with a bitter almond odor detectable by certain people. It has been developed as the volatile hydrogen cyanide and the more stable cyanogen chloride as...

http://www.fas.org/programs/ssp/bio/factsheets/cyanidefactsh...
View Resource White Phosphorus Fact Sheet

Elemental phosphorus was first extracted from urine in 1669 by the German alchemist Hennig Brandt. Of the several different types of elemental phosphorus, Brandt produced white phosphorus (WP), which...

http://www.fas.org/programs/ssp/bio/factsheets/whitephosphor...
View Resource Technologies Underlying Weapons of Mass Destruction (OTA-BP-ISC-115), "Technical Aspects of Chemical Weapon Proliferation"

0f the three categories of weapons of mass destruction, chemical weapons are the most likely to be used in warfare, and they remain a serious threat in regional conflicts despite the end of the...

http://www.fas.org/spp/starwars/ota/934404.pdf
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