yperite


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yperite

(ˈiːpəˌraɪt)
n
(Chemistry) mustard gas or sulphur mustard, C4H8Cl2S
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The subject of the contract is pharmaceutical preparations for prophylactic protection against chemical toxic substances such as yperite, Soman, Sarine and vx substances and for the deactivation of chemical substances acting on exposed parts of the skin (face, Hands, Neck) and chemical protection preparations.
Kapashin added that previously Russia destroyed all the stockpiles of yperite and soman.
According to the Organization for the Prohibition of the Chemical Weapons, Syria reported to have some 1,000 tons of category 1 chemical weapons such as Yperite, Sarin, VX nerve agent and precursors, that is to say components of which the aforementioned gases are made.