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Re: [casi] chlorine

--- Ghazwan Al-Mukhtar <> wrote:
> Dear Alun
> Some of the Dual use items that were "banned" by the
> UN are even more silly
> than Chorine. "Mustin" a chemotherapy drug used in
> the treatment of cancer
> was banned. Each vial of "Mustin" contains 10
> milligrams of, medical grade,
> mustard hydrochloride. The UK government considered
> this as a dual use
> "banned" material. Fact: UNSCOM destroyed 80 tons of
> mustard that is
> equivalent to 800000000 vials!!
> Another "Dual use" item is Angisid tab. used to
> treat heart conditions. Each
> tab. contains 0.5 milligram of Glycerial trinitrate
> (TNT). A US$ 600000
> contract was block because we "can" crush all these
> tab. to produce 2 kg of
> TNT that will be used to threatening the world!.
> I could go on and on listing stupid examples.
Is there any way I could get a list of such banned
drugs (ideally along with reasons but I can work them
out if nessersary). Could make an interesting "quiz"
in the scientific community that might just get people


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