MacKenzie, Deb
October 2015
New Scientist;10/24/2015, Vol. 228 Issue 3044, p1
The article discusses international cooperation on chemical weapons control and the 1997 treaty banning chemical weapons, including in regard to efforts to dispose chemical weapons in Japan and China. The role that the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) plays in enforcing the chemical weapons treaty is discussed. An overview of the use and storage of chemical weapons during World War I and World War II is provided.


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