Hopes were also placed in the power of the so-called 'Open Air Factor', a belief that air pollution could combat biological attack
by killing micro-organisms.
Generally, complex biological attacks
have lacked association with civil aviation incidents.
We must confront the truth: this war is a biological attack
against humanity and the environment.
A spokesman for the Department of Health said: 'The Government considers the risks of biological attacks
to be very low but we agree that health professionals need to be aware of all eventualities.
Your source Michael Pantella at the University of Iowa said that combating a biological attack
should be the same as any infectious disease and that if antibiotics are stockpiled in sufficient numbers the public health system should be able to respond once a pathogen has been identified.
Osama bin Laden's terrorist network is seeking materi-als and expertise for a nuclear, chemical or biological attack
, the official said.
Glass fiber has a unique combination of characteristics: high compressive strength and tensile, heat resistant, non-flammability, low water absorption, resistance to chemical and biological attack
At the 1977 Senate hearing, Pentagon representatives insisted that the germ spraying was only intended to track the airborne bacteria and calculate the number of people who might be affected by a real biological attack
Vontomaszewski added that until then, servicemembers living and working in Kuwaiti ports enjoy a safer environment without the danger of a chemical of biological attack
Bobby Jindal (R-LA) will serve as the Vice Chairman of the Homeland Security Subcommittee on the Prevention of Nuclear and Biological Attack
At the tail end of the Second World War, the Japanese attempt a biological attack
on the US, dispatching two submarines to deliver a deadly virus.
Referring to the government's warning, which identified explosives as the likely mode of attack, as opposed to a chemical or biological attack
or a radiological "dirty" bomb, Broder fears that a bomb could easily be smuggled into the building's lobby.