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S&T Chemical and Biological Detection Fact Sheet

The threat of chemical and biological attacks poses a major threat to the nation’s population, infrastructure, economy, and security. The Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) partners with authorities nationwide to address needs through technological innovation and research, and equips officials with the resources and information they need to identify, prevent and/or respond to the threat of chemical releases and catastrophic diseases.

CSAC FY2019 Annual Report

As part of the Department of Homeland Security’s Science and
Technology Directorate (DHS S&T), The Chemical Security Analysis
Center (CSAC) is the nation’s only federal study, analysis,
and knowledge management center for assessing the threat and
hazard(s) associated with an accidental or intentional large-scale
chemical event or chemical terrorism event in the United States.

S&T Chemical Threat Clustering Tool Factsheet

The Chemical Threat Clustering Tool provides an efficient means of analyzing the exhaustive body of possible threats by identifying representative chemical exemplars for use in threat assessments.


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