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25 June 2018
eNOTICE, the international CBRN exerciseOn the 19th and 20th of June the eNOTICE project set up an international CBRN exercise in Vilvoorde on the topic of preparation and response to a biological type event. Interactions and information sharing between police, civil protection and military collection teams wer...
25 January 2018
Ouvry at the International CBRN InstituteOuvry team training at the International CBRN ICI in Charleroi. Special focus on SIM KIT, a kit composed of 3 unique realistic chemical warfare agents (CWA) simulants, ideal for CBRN training and courses
6 November 2017
Ouvry acquires SIM KIT® patent from Dutch Hotzone Solutions GroupA kit composed of 3 unique realistic chemical warfare agents (CWA) simulants, ideal for CBRN training and courses. French company Ouvry, specialist in CBRN (Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear) personal protectives systems, announces that it has acquired SIM KI...
1 August 2018
Forest fires: is the fire brigade hood effective in filtering smoke and fine particles?In our blog dated August 30, 2016, we already looked at firefighters’ health and in particular the long-term impact of toxic substances such as polycyclic aromatics (PAHs), PCBs, bisphenol A, benzenes and heavy oils, VOCs and other oxygenated compounds causing cance...
26 July 2018
What to do in case of a major CBRN incident?A very interesting review article has just been published in the journal “surgery”. It’s signed A. Calder and S. Bland and we can find him by following this link . Several major accidents involving a CBRN component have occurred over the past 25 years. T...
10 July 2018
Sarin gasWe have just learned that 7 ex-members of the Aum sect who participated in the sarin gas attack in Tokyo in March 1995, sentenced to death had just been executed this morning, July 6, 2018. This allows us to come back to this dramatic attack and to assess Sarin gas and it...