Chemical agents are substances that were intended for use in military operations to kill, seriously injure, or incapacitate. This project focuses on chemical agent and toxic industrial material detection equipment, personal protection, decontamination, and communication.
The Guide for the Selection of Chemical Agent and Toxic Industrial Material Detection Equipment for Emergency Responders is a limited distribution document, and is available in the SAVER Community on First Responder Communities of Practice (FRCoP).
Find this project in the FEMA Authorized Equipment List and InterAgency Board Interactive Standardized Equipment List.
AEL Category, Title, Number, and Project:
AEL Category: 07. Detection
AEL Title: Detector, Gas Chromatograph/Mass Spectrometer, Chemical Agent
AEL Number: 07CD-02-DPGC
SAVER Project: Chemical Agent Detection Equipment