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Assessment of Fumigants for Decontamination of Surfaces Contaminated with Chemical Warfare Agents

Citation:

U.S. EPA. Assessment of Fumigants for Decontamination of Surfaces Contaminated with Chemical Warfare Agents . U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/R-10/035, 2010.

Impact/Purpose:

This test program was designed to answer specific questions regarding the effectiveness of two decontamination technologies (steam and vaporous hydrogen peroxide modified with ammonia - mVHP®) against four selected chemical warfare applied to four different indoor building material surfaces (decorative laminate, industrial-grade carpet, galvanized metal, and ceiling tile).

Description:

Report

URLs/Downloads:

Assessment of Fumigants for Decontamination of Surfaces Contaminated with Chemical Warfare Agents Methods for Chemical Agent Decontamination   (PDF,NA pp, 1509 KB,  about PDF)

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (PUBLISHED REPORT/REPORT)
Product Published Date: 08/15/2010
Record Last Revised: 02/23/2011
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 220603

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL HOMELAND SECURITY RESEARCH CENTER

DECON AND CONSEQUENCE MANAGEMENT DIVISION