Chemical weapons

2017-07-27T18:28:36+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true VX (nerve agent), Agent Orange, Cyanogen chloride, 4-Nonanoylmorpholine, T-2 mycotoxin, 3-Quinuclidinyl benzilate, Hydrogen cyanide, Lewisite, Phosgene, Sulfur mustard, Tear gas, Chemical Weapons Convention, Diphosgene, Tabun (nerve agent), Diphenylchlorarsine, Diphenylcyanoarsine, Bromobenzyl cyanide, Saxitoxin, Chlorosarin, VE (nerve agent), VM (nerve agent), Chemical weapon, Adamsite, CS gas, Phenacyl chloride, Livens Projector, CR gas, Chloropicrin, Cyclosarin, Ethyldichloroarsine, GV (nerve agent), Methyldichloroarsine, Phenyldichloroarsine, Soman, VR (nerve agent), 3-Methylfentanyl, Methylphosphonyl difluoride, QL (chemical), BM-24, Bromoacetone, VG (nerve agent), Dimethyl methylphosphonate, Nettle agent, Phosgene oxime, Iraq chemical attacks against Iran, PAVA spray flashcards Chemical weapons
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  • VX (nerve agent)
    Venomous Agent X, aka VX (IUPAC name O-ethyl S-[2-(diisopropylamino)ethyl] methylphosphonothioate) is an extremely toxic substance that has no known uses except in chemical warfare as a nerve agent.
  • Agent Orange
    Agent Orange—or Herbicide Orange (HO)—is one of the herbicides and defoliants used by the U.
  • Cyanogen chloride
    Cyanogen chloride is an inorganic compound with the formula NCCl.
  • 4-Nonanoylmorpholine
    4-Nonanoylmorpholine (pelargonic acid morpholide, N-nonanoylmorpholine, MPK or МПК (for морфолид пеларгоновой кислоты), or MPA) is an amide of pelargonic acid and morpholine.
  • T-2 mycotoxin
    T-2 is a trichothecene mycotoxin.
  • 3-Quinuclidinyl benzilate
    3-Quinuclidinyl benzilate (QNB) — IUPAC name 1-azabicyclo[2.
  • Hydrogen cyanide
    Hydrogen cyanide (HCN), sometimes called prussic acid, is an organic compound with the chemical formula HCN.
  • Lewisite
    Lewisite (L) is an organoarsenic compound.
  • Phosgene
    Phosgene is the chemical compound with the formula COCl2.
  • Sulfur mustard
    Sulfur mustard, commonly known as mustard gas, is a cytotoxic and vesicant chemical warfare agent with the ability to form large blisters on the exposed skin and in the lungs.
  • Tear gas
    Tear gas, formally known as a lachrymatory agent or lachrymator (from the Latin lacrima, meaning "tear"), is a chemical weapon that causes severe eye, respiratory, and skin irritation, pain, vomiting, and even blindness.
  • Chemical Weapons Convention
    The Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) is an arms control treaty which outlaws the production, stockpiling, and use of chemical weapons and their precursors.
  • Diphosgene
    Diphosgene is a chemical compound with the formula ClCO2CCl3.
  • Tabun (nerve agent)
    Tabun or GA is an extremely toxic chemical substance.
  • Diphenylchlorarsine
    Diphenylchloroarsine (DA) is the organoarsenic compound with the formula (C6H5)2AsCl.
  • Diphenylcyanoarsine
    Diphenylcyanoarsine, also called Clark 2 (Chlor-Arsen-Kampfstoff 2, being the successor of Clark 1) by the Germans, was discovered in 1918 by Sturniolo and Bellinzoni and shortly thereafter used like the related Clark 1 gas by the Germans for chemical warfare in the First World War.
  • Bromobenzyl cyanide
    Bromobenzyl cyanide (BBC) is an obsolete lachrymatory agent introduced in World War I by the Allied Powers.
  • Saxitoxin
    Saxitoxin (STX) is a potent neurotoxin and the best-known paralytic shellfish toxin (PST).
  • Chlorosarin
    Chlorosarin is a chemical precursor used in the final step of one method for the production of the nerve agent Sarin.
  • VE (nerve agent)
    VE (S-(Diethylamino)ethyl O-ethyl ethylphosphonothioate) is a "V-series" nerve agent closely related to the better-known VX nerve agent.
  • VM (nerve agent)
    VM (Edemo) is a "V-series" nerve agent closely related to the better-known VX nerve agent.
  • Chemical weapon
    A chemical weapon (CW) is a specialized munition that uses chemicals formulated to inflict death or harm on human beings.
  • Adamsite
    Adamsite or DM is an organic compound; technically, an arsenical diphenylaminechlorarsine, that can be used as a riot control agent.
  • CS gas
    The compound 2-chlorobenzalmalononitrile (also called o-chlorobenzylidene malononitrile) (chemical formula: C10H5ClN2), a cyanocarbon, is the defining component of a tear gas commonly referred to as CS gas, which is used as a riot control agent.
  • Phenacyl chloride
    Phenacyl chloride is a substituted acetophenone.
  • Livens Projector
    The Livens Projector was a simple mortar-like weapon that could throw large drums filled with flammable or toxic chemicals.
  • CR gas
    CR gas or dibenzoxazepine (also referred to as DBO), or its chemical name dibenz[b,f][1,4]oxazepine, is an incapacitating agent and a lachrymatory agent.
  • Chloropicrin
    Chloropicrin, also known as PS and nitrochloroform, is a chemical compound currently used as a broad-spectrum antimicrobial, fungicide, herbicide, insecticide, and nematicide.
  • Cyclosarin
    (Not to be confused with Cycloserine.) Cyclosarin or GF (cyclohexyl methylphosphonofluoridate) is an extremely toxic substance used as a chemical weapon.
  • Ethyldichloroarsine
    Ethyldichloroarsine, sometimes abbreviated "ED", is an organoarsenic compound with the formula CH3CH2AsCl2.
  • GV (nerve agent)
    GV (IUPAC name: 2-(Dimethylamino)ethyl N,N-dimethylphosphoramidofluoridate) is an organophosphate nerve agent.
  • Methyldichloroarsine
    Methyldichloroarsine, sometimes abbreviated "MD", is an organoarsenic compound with the formula CH3AsCl2.
  • Phenyldichloroarsine
    Phenyldichloroarsine, NATO abbreviation PD, is an organic arsenical vesicant and vomiting agent developed by Germany and France for use as a chemical warfare agent during World War I.
  • Soman
    Soman, or GD (systematic name: O-Pinacolyl methylphosphonofluoridate), is an extremely toxic chemical substance.
  • VR (nerve agent)
    VR (Russian VX, Soviet V-gas, Substance 33, R-33) is a "V-series" nerve agent closely related (isomer) to the better-known VX nerve agent.
  • 3-Methylfentanyl
    3-Methylfentanyl (3-MF, mefentanyl) is an opioid analgesic that is an analog of fentanyl.
  • Methylphosphonyl difluoride
    Methylphosphonyl difluoride (DF), also called methyl difluorophosphite, methylphosphonic difluoride, and difluoromethylphosphine oxide, is a chemical weapon precursor.
  • QL (chemical)
    Isopropyl aminoethylmethyl phosphonite (NATO designation QL), also known as O-(2-diisopropylaminoethyl) O'-ethyl methylphosphonite, is a precursor chemical to the nerve agent VX.
  • BM-24
    The BM-24 is a multiple rocket launcher designed in the Soviet Union.
  • Bromoacetone
    Bromoacetone is an organic compound with the formula CH3COCH2Br.
  • VG (nerve agent)
    VG (IUPAC name: O,O-diethyl S-[2-(diethylamino)ethyl] phosphorothioate) (also called Amiton or Tetram) is a "V-series" nerve agent chemically similar to the better-known VX nerve agent.
  • Dimethyl methylphosphonate
    Dimethyl methylphosphonate is an organophosphorus compound with the chemical formula C3H9O3P or CH3PO(OCH3)2.
  • Nettle agent
    Nettle agents or urticants are a variety of chemical warfare agent that produces corrosive skin and tissue injury upon contact, resulting in erythema, urticaria, intense itching, and a hive-like rash.
  • Phosgene oxime
    Phosgene oxime, or CX, is an organic compound with the formula Cl2CNOH.
  • Iraq chemical attacks against Iran
    Iraq chemical attacks against Iran is referred to chemical attacks targeted by Iraqi army and Ba’ath party against Iranian combatants and non-combatants.
  • PAVA spray
    PAVA spray is an incapacitant spray dispensed from a hand-held canister in a liquid stream.