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stockpile

(stŏk′pīl″)
To withhold from immediate use; to maintain in storage for future needs. In many countries stockpiles of food rations, medications, or vaccines are maintained by governmental agencies in anticipation of future public health needs.
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Community workshops are held where information about the dangers of keeping private stockpiles are shared with the participants, and their cooperation are requested in handing over, or advocating in their communities for hand over.
Low grade stockpiles represent mined material of lower grade not deemed suitable for immediate treatment at the time of mining due to either mining dilution or inherent geological dilution.
Libyan expert Yussef Safi ad-Din, who was part of a special anti-chemical weapons unit based in Benghazi, said that one stockpile had contained weapons which he said were "ready for immediate military use".
Some states will never be persuaded to destroy their stockpiles as long as there is the possibility of sales.
Despite knowledge that everyone needs an emergency stockpile, not enough people do, noted Susan Polan, PhD, APHA's associate executive director for public affairs and advocacy.
After KPC's withdrawal, South Korea has joint stockpile agreements with seven firms including: 11.
Army Chemical Materials Agency has been safely eliminating America's stockpile of chemical weapons since 1990, and has reached a milestone with the destruction of half of its stockpile of chemical munitions.
If the international community is serious about saving elephants, then all stockpiles should be destroyed, and the trade in ivory banned.
NYSE:BAX) has announced that its European subsidiary has received a contract from the National Health Service (NHS) in the United Kingdom to produce a stockpile of two million doses of candidate H5N1 influenza vaccine based on an avian strain.
Their difficulty in producing guidelines also pertained to old lots of such vaccines, such as those that are part of the US and European strategic stockpiles.
Reduced land disposal and dumping: The use of recycled concrete pavement eliminates the development of waste stockpiles of concrete.
The group also urges putting more focus on international efforts to reduce stockpiles and funding for the preparation of nuclear testing.