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Author: Julian Perry Robinson
Publisher: World Health Organization
Keywords: weapons, guidance, chemical, biological, health, response, public
Number of Pages: 364
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 9241546158
ISBN-13: 9789241546157

This second edition like the first analyses the public health aspects of the possible hostile use of biological or chemical agents. It describes how biological and chemical agents may endanger public health; provides the standard principles of risk analyses that Member States may undertake to prepare for the deliberate release of biological or chemical agents; and presents national and international laws including their potential role in mobilizing international assistance and available sources of such assistance. Seven technical annexes cover chemical agents toxins biological agents principle

Author: Stuart E. Johnson
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: biological, weapons, chemical, deterring, threat, niche
Number of Pages: 132
Published: 1997-04-01
ISBN-10: 0788148583
ISBN-13: 9780788148583

Addresses concerns over the”niche” threat -- the use of chemical or biological weapons by countries who lack the conventional power to challenge the U.S., but who do possess the resources & know-how to possibly resort to weapons of mass destruction. Discusses the need to establish a new set of assumptions for framing U.S. chemical & biological weapons planning. Provides an overview of the nuclear, biological, & chemical weapons environment, its implications for U.S. forces abroad & in the field, & examines the issue of deterrence. Authors include: Brad Roberts, Jerome Kahan, Keith Payne, &

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: rhythms, biological
Number of Pages: 264
Published: 1994-04-01
ISBN-10: 0788107380
ISBN-13: 9780788107382

Discusses biological rhythms: what they are, how they are controlled by the brain, and the role they play in regulating physiological and cognitive functions. The major focus of the report is the examination of the effects of nonstandard work hours on biological rhythms and how these effects can interact with other factors to affect the health, performance, and safety of workers. Over 100, photos, drawings, charts, and tables.

Author: William Schneider
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: defense, science, board, force, report, task, program, biological, safety, security, department
Number of Pages: 93
Published: 2009-11
ISBN-10: 1437917178
ISBN-13: 9781437917178

DoD is developing defensive capability against biological agents and toxins. This study addresses these themes: Are current and proposed policies in DoD biological safety, security and biological personnel reliability programs adequate to safeguard against accidental or intentional loss/misuse of Biological Select Agents and Toxins (BSAT)? Are current DoD assoc. labs. that use or store BSAT meeting stringent standards for safety, security and personnel reliability? How do DoD programs compare with other govżt. agency, academic, and industry programs? How can DoD usefully employ experience in

Author: WHO Expert Committee on Biological Standardization
Publisher: World Health Organization
Keywords: fourth, report, fifty, standardization, committee, biological, expert
Number of Pages: 166
Published: 2005-12-07
ISBN-10: 9241209275
ISBN-13: 9789241209274

Author: National Research Council (U.S.). Chemical-Biologi
Publisher: National Academies
Keywords: code, biological, procedures, results, conditions, tests, responces, coding, chemicals, manual, chemical, biology, coordination, center, key, symbols
Number of Pages: 224
Published: 1960
eBookDB-ID: NAP:13079

Author: J.K. Ladha, M.B. Peoples
Publisher: Int. Rice Res. Inst.
Keywords: sustainable, nitrogen, fixation, biological, presented, papers, symposium, congres, versions, agriculture, agricultural, development, productive, management, systems, extended
Number of Pages: 300
Published: 1995
ISBN-10: 0792334140
ISBN-13: 9780792334149
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