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Emergency Preparedness and Response - Chemical Terrorism


The intentional use of chemicals as a weapon by terrorists is a growing concern for public health officials. The terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 led to an increased awareness of workplaces as possible terrorist targets. A variety of chemicals can be used, including Sulfur Mustard.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The following references link to general safety and health information relevant to a possible terrorist threat using chemicals.

Standards/Exposure Guidelines
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