Navigation Links
New NIST trace explosives standard slated for homeland security duty
Date:11/18/2009

atives."

SRM 2905 consists of four different test substances designed to simulate trace residues of C-4 plastic explosives and TNT. The substances themselves consist of inert solid particles about 20 to 30 microns in diameter. The particles have been coated with explosive materials and a florescent tag, which enables the material to be seen using specially filtered optics or glasses. Although the particles are coated with explosive material, MacCrehan says they are incapable of exploding on their own and are completely safe to handle.

This release is part of a larger, ongoing project to develop other wet and dry materials that simulate SEMTEX, gunpowder and peroxide-type explosives. According to MacCrehan, efforts also are underway to develop reference materials to help train bomb-sniffing dogs.


'/>"/>

Contact: Mark Esser
mark.esser@nist.gov
301-975-8735
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. WellGen Recognized as Nutraceutical “Innovator” by Global Business Insights
2. Henk Hoogenkamp, Accomplished Author and Food Ingredient Scientist, Joins NutraCea as Executive Advisor on the Utilization of Stabilized Rice Bran in Food Ingredient Applications
3. Star Scientific Plans Worldwide Marketing and Sales of CigRx(TM) Nutraceutical in Partnership with inVentiv Health
4. Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Agile Therapeutics for Its Innovative Weekly Low-Dose Contraceptive Patch
5. SpectraCell Contracts With Beech Street Corporation
6. Synthes and Kensey Nash Announce Strategic Agreement for Extracellular Matrix Products
7. Neptune Technologies Reports Fiscal 2009 Results - Record revenue and profitability growth in nutraceutical business
8. Industry Expert Reveals Cutting Edge Biotechnology Science for Nutraceutical and Functional Food Applications
9. Warner Chilcott Announces NDA Submission for Low Dose Oral Contraceptive
10. PHARMORX Security Introduces New Technology Solutions for Counterfeiting, Grey Market Diversion, Track & Trace
11. MyHeritage And Family Tree DNA Partner To Help People Trace Family History Using DNA
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
New NIST trace explosives standard slated for homeland security duty
(Date:12/24/2014)... , December 23, 2014 ... Algeria , out today and available for free download ... actors driving change and growth in the sector today. ... scored notable successes has been in developing a homegrown pharmaceutical ... percent local production still remains some way off. A cursory ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... ROCKVILLE, Md. , Dec. 22, 2014 ... MKT: SYN), a developer of pathogen-specific therapies ... focus on protecting the microbiome, today announced ... a Phase 1a clinical trial of SYN-004, ... the prevention of Clostridium difficile (C. ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... 2014 The American Journal ... original research, reviews and editorials addressing developments and ... today published a provocative article exploring the role ... and potential treatment of prostate cancer. , ... proposes the possibility that there could be a ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy (BioPlus), one ... of Nick Maroulis, Pharm.D. to the newly created position ... In this position, Dr. Maroulis will continue to manage ... of our multi-site pharmacies as the company expands. Dr. ... that time he has served in many different capacities ...
Breaking Biology Technology:PharmaBoardroom Releases New Algeria Pharmaceuticals Report 2PharmaBoardroom Releases New Algeria Pharmaceuticals Report 3Synthetic Biologics Announces Positive Topline Results from Phase 1a Trial of SYN-004 for the Prevention of C. difficile Infection 2Synthetic Biologics Announces Positive Topline Results from Phase 1a Trial of SYN-004 for the Prevention of C. difficile Infection 3Synthetic Biologics Announces Positive Topline Results from Phase 1a Trial of SYN-004 for the Prevention of C. difficile Infection 4Synthetic Biologics Announces Positive Topline Results from Phase 1a Trial of SYN-004 for the Prevention of C. difficile Infection 5Prostate Cancer Experts Dissect the Role of Follicle-stimulating Hormone in the Development, Progression and Potential Treatment of Prostate Cancer 2Prostate Cancer Experts Dissect the Role of Follicle-stimulating Hormone in the Development, Progression and Potential Treatment of Prostate Cancer 3Prostate Cancer Experts Dissect the Role of Follicle-stimulating Hormone in the Development, Progression and Potential Treatment of Prostate Cancer 4BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy Promotes Dr. Nick Maroulis to Vice President of Specialty Pharmacy Services 2
... Polytechnic Institute Professor James Jian-Qiang Lu was recognized ... toward the design and realization of 3-D integrated ... Department of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering (ECSE) ... D. Ashman Achievement Award for 2010 from the ...
... Intarcia Therapeutics. Inc today announced that Kurt ... presenting at the Lazard Capital Markets 7th Annual ... Tuesday, November 16, 2010 at 1:40pm local time ... (Logo:   http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050301/SFTU126LOGO ) ...
... 11, 2010 StemCyte, Inc., one of the world,s ... is proud to announce that the Company has been ... Internal Revenue Service,s Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project (QTDP) program ... than 250 employees. The Patient Protection and ...
Cached Biology Technology:Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute professor James Lu garners award for research on 3-D computer chips 2Intarcia Therapeutics Executive Chairman, Kurt Graves to Present at Lazard Capital Markets 7th Annual Healthcare Conference 2StemCyte Awarded $488,950 for Advanced Therapeutic Applications of Umbilical Cord Blood Stem Cells from the Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project (QTDP) 2
(Date:12/10/2014)... NEW YORK , Dec. 8, 2014 You,ve ... online banking account but can,t remember your password, site key ... birthday? Who was your first grade teacher? ... launches the app that will finally put an ... PINs – 1U TM . 1U leverages a ...
(Date:12/10/2014)... Forest Baptist Medical Center today announced plans for a ... Funding for this $50 million capital project is part ... launched next summer. The medical education ... R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company complex, adjacent to 525@vine in ... plans to be ready to welcome medical students in ...
(Date:12/10/2014)... , Dec. 08, 2014 Research and Markets ... addition of the "Biometrics Market in Japan ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The ... such as rural banking and upgradation of the ... witnessed in the market. Besides the aforementioned projects, ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):The Password is Finally Dead: Launch of 1U Mobile App Eliminates Need for All Usernames and Passwords 2The Password is Finally Dead: Launch of 1U Mobile App Eliminates Need for All Usernames and Passwords 3Wake Forest Baptist to Build New Medical Education Facility In Wake Forest Innovation Quarter 2Wake Forest Baptist to Build New Medical Education Facility In Wake Forest Innovation Quarter 3Wake Forest Baptist to Build New Medical Education Facility In Wake Forest Innovation Quarter 4Biometrics Market in Japan 2014-2018: Key Vendors are DDS, Fujitsu, Hitachi and NEC 2
... 28, 2008) Just three years after it was discovered, ... to the Wildlife Conservation Society, which recently published the first-ever ... "kipunji," the large, forest-dwelling primate hovers at 1,117 individuals, according ... journal Oryx . The population estimate was ...
... at Houston say they are the first to provide ... may be an autoimmune disease. Their research could provide ... Findings appear online in Nature Medicine on ... Xia, M.D., Ph.D., an assistant professor of biochemistry and ...
... to dangerously low levels in diseases such as anemia ... cells, doctors filter platelets from donated blood, but this ... and cause other side effects in patients who need ... have been trying to generate platelets from embryonic stem ...
Cached Biology News:Pre-eclampsia may be autoimmune disease 2Pre-eclampsia may be autoimmune disease 3
Packaging: package with 500 l Patent/trademark/license (electronic): (r) Registered trademark of Molecular Probes...
... The JASCO Model AS-2055 and AS-2057 are ... productivity and,the highest possible level of precision. ... 384 well positions (microplate) for,laboratory automation and ... for 84 micro-vials or the standard rack ...
Recognizes Human Connexin 45. Due to sequence homologies, this antibody is also expected to react with canine (100% homology) and mouse (92% homology) Connexin 45. Also confirmed to work on rat C6 c...
... BCIP/NBT Chromogen system consists of ... in a single component,solution. The ... the presence of alkaline phosphatase ... minimal background noise. ,The System ...
Biology Products: