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Mace

 [mās]
trademark for an aerosol mixture of CS, a common tear gas.

Mace

, MACE (mās),
Acronym for methylchloroform 2-chloracetophenone (the prototypical lacrimator) in a light petroleum dispersant and a pressurized propellant.

mace

[mās]
the oil-containing, red, fibrous wrapping of the nutmeg kernel. Dried and ground, it is used as an aromatic spice and flavoring. Historical medicinal uses include the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders and as an analgesic; however, there are no clinical trials supporting its effectiveness. Compare Mace.

Mace

a trademark for a chemical agent that causes tearing and eye pain. The name is an abbreviation formed by letters in methylchloroform-2-chloroacetophenone, which is dispersed from a pressurized container to immobilize an attacker.
An acronym for objective measures of acute and/or adverse cardiovascular events (e.g., acute myocardial infarction, ischaemic stroke, coronary arterial occlusion, death) which are used to assess the effects of various interventions (e.g., rotablation, angioplasty, stenting) or therapeutics (e.g., antiarrhythmics, statins, ACE inhibitors) on outcomes, in the context of a clinical trial.

Mace

A tear gas made from the lacrimatory agent chloracetophenone combined with a dispersant and an aerosol propellant.
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Promoted Morgan Hertel to Vice-President and General Manager of Mace's wholesale central monitoring subsidiary, Mace CSSS.
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However, Scottish Spar wholesaler CJ Lang, which had already started snatching disaffected Mace retailers from Somerfield ('Spar confident of recruits as two more Maces desert Somerfield', The Grocer, May 21, p 5) said it had now persuaded a total of 25 Mace retailers to sign on the dotted line.
Mace is a safe, easy-to-train, easy-to-use, cost-effective, non-lethal method for slowing down a potential attacker until first responders can arrive.
Pepper spray is a key part of Mace brand safety programs that also include door protection products and video surveillance monitoring ~ which has grown to 1,158 schools nationwide ~ in urban, suburban and rural districts.
But P&H could have its work cut out holding on to the 70 remaining Scottish Mace independents, as Somerfield has been haemorrhaging their business in recent weeks--with 10 stores going to Spar and another being recruited by Nisa-Today's.
John McCann, President and Chief Executive Officer of Mace, stated, "We are proud of Brendan's accomplishments, including earning his certification as SIA trainer.