Dr. Halden examines chemical agents of public health concern in the context of terrorism preparedness. Part 1: Chemical Agents, Part 2: Applying Your Knowledge to Water Safety.
After listening to, viewing, and studying the presentation materials provided to you, you will be able to:
• Identify important groups of harmful chemical weapons
• List specific effects they exert on the human body
• Identify simple treatment and decontamination procedures
• Explain why some chemical weapons represent a potential threat to water safety whereas others do not