(1) Un-deploying The removing or forbidding of military troops or activity in a particular zone in an occupied region (2) De-weaponisation The detoxification of organophosphate type nerve agents and other chemical weapons, e.g., with enzymes
Of the nine chemical-weapon sites where the Army was to set up demilitarization operations, there are still two where the work has not even started yet, because federal, stare and local officials have not agreed on what destruction method they should use.
From 1985 to 2000, Washington Group successfully operated and closed the Army's prototype chemical demilitarization plant, the Johnson Atoll Chemical Agent Disposal System, located about 800 miles southwest of Hawaii.
Umatilla becomes the third chemical agent weapons demilitarization project Washington Group International has brought on line and is one of seven chemical demilitarization projects the company is associated with in the U.
OTC:SLUP) today announced the Company's successful participation at the recent Joint Ordnance Commanders Group (JOCG) and the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) 13th Annual Global Demilitarization Symposium & Exhibition May 9-12, 2005 in Sparks, Nevada.