The presentation reviews individual States Parties OCW destruction programs regarding efficiency, technology challenges and future requirements.
Thomas Stock, Dynasafe Germany GmbH, Mülheim / Germany
MIREMAR - Presentation
MIREMAR Presentation Thomas Stock: Destruction of Old Chemical Weapons – Technologies under application
Abstract Chemical Weapons are banned under the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) which entered into force in 1997. Old Chemical Weapons (OCW) presenting a special category of chemical weapons (CW) under the CWC. The last 13 years have provided valuable experience in the destruction of OCW.
The presentation reviewed individual States Parties OCW destruction programs regarding efficiency, technology challenges and future requirements.
The last decade has proven certain technology approaches to be applicable for destruction of OCW and others not to be applicable. Hereby the presentation focuses on mobile and semi-mobile solutions and their potential application for destruction of sea-dumped CW.
Content Dr. Thomas Stock Dynasafe Germany GmbH Düsseldorfer Str. 138 45481 Mülheim Tel. ++ 49 (0) 208 46 89 185 Thomas.Stock(at)dynasafe.de