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Bechtel Parsons Hiring For Up To 500 New Jobs - LEX18 Lexington KY News

Mustard Gas News - 3 hours 35 min ago

LEX18 Lexington KY News

Bechtel Parsons Hiring For Up To 500 New Jobs
LEX18 Lexington KY News
RICHMOND, Ky. (Lexington Herald-Leader) Hundreds of jobs are coming to Madison County next month at Bechtel Parsons Blue Grass. The Herald Leader reports that the group will hire up to 500 people, 300 of whom will work in the main plant destroying ...

Kentucky.com: 450 jobs coming to Central Ky.; first, a word about mustard gas - The Lane Report

Mustard Gas News - 3 hours 41 min ago

Kentucky.com: 450 jobs coming to Central Ky.; first, a word about mustard gas
The Lane Report
RICHMOND, Ky. (Jan. 19, 2018) — The plant that will destroy chemical weapons in Madison County will begin hiring hundreds of workers this year, according to a story on Kentucky.com, the website of the Lexington Herald-Leader. Beginning in February and ...

You can now go inside secret World War Two tunnels in Wales ... - WalesOnline

Mustard Gas News - 10 hours 43 min ago

WalesOnline

You can now go inside secret World War Two tunnels in Wales ...
WalesOnline
The Rhydymwyn Valley tunnels were once a top secret network used to store chemical weapons during the war.

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WWI breaks out at Theodore Roosevelt High School - Record-Courier

Mustard Gas News - 16 hours 47 min ago

Record-Courier

WWI breaks out at Theodore Roosevelt High School
Record-Courier
Approximately 50 ninth-graders held a World War I re-enactment on the school grounds. There were French and German soldiers, generals, medics and even war correspondents. Medics assisted the wounded by dragging them across the snowy cold battlefield on ...

France to launch international group targeting toxic gas attacks - Reuters

Mustard Gas News - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 20:41

Reuters

France to launch international group targeting toxic gas attacks
Reuters
It blamed Islamic State militants for using mustard gas. “The current paralysis of multilateral forums is preventing us from taking legal action against the perpetrators of these crimes and dissuading them from continuing down this path. This must ...

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450 jobs coming to Central Kentucky. Want one? First, a word about mustard gas. - Lexington Herald Leader

Mustard Gas News - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 20:26

Lexington Herald Leader

450 jobs coming to Central Kentucky. Want one? First, a word about mustard gas.
Lexington Herald Leader
The plant that will destroy chemical weapons in Madison County will begin hiring hundreds of workers this year. Beginning in February and continuing into 2018, the general contractor and associated companies at the plant will hire 450 to 500 people ...

100 years ago Camp Sevier in Greenville played key role in fighting, ending World War I - Greenville News

Mustard Gas News - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 19:59

Greenville News

100 years ago Camp Sevier in Greenville played key role in fighting, ending World War I
Greenville News
While it's no secret which side triumphed in World War I, Greenville's contribution to that victory may be less familiar. Soldiers from the 30th Infantry Division trained at Camp Sevier, a 1,900-acre facility off what is now Wade Hampton Boulevard, to ...

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Detecting chemical agents with confidence - Phys.Org

Mustard Gas News - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 14:00

Phys.Org

Detecting chemical agents with confidence
Phys.Org
About the size and shape of a VHS tape or a hardcover bestselling novel, JCADs sound an alarm and begin to light up if nerve agents such as sarin or blister agents such as mustard gas are present. The detectors are already designed to withstand intense ...

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You can walk inside a secret WW2 bunker in North Wales - Daily Post North Wales

Mustard Gas News - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 11:20

Daily Post North Wales

You can walk inside a secret WW2 bunker in North Wales
Daily Post North Wales
PICS BY RHYDYMWYN VALLEY HISTORY SOCIETY Tunnels that housed thousands of mustard gas shells during the height of production in the war years will soon be open to the public for the first time. Rhydymwyn Valley Works Tunnels (Image: Rhydymwyn Valley ...

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ISIL is lighting oil wells on fire as they retreat, and no one is paying attention - Quartz

Mustard Gas News - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 10:01

Quartz

ISIL is lighting oil wells on fire as they retreat, and no one is paying attention
Quartz
Smoke rises from the Bai Hassan oil station on July 31, 2016, following an ISIL attack. A month later, ISIL blew up a Bai Hassan oil well, and continued to attack oil infrastructure in the area throughout 2017, according to PAX. (Ako Rasheed/Reuters ...

A book every politician should read - Otago Daily Times

Mustard Gas News - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 02:16

Otago Daily Times

A book every politician should read
Otago Daily Times
Hitler was in hospital recovering from temporary blindness caused by mustard gas when he learnt of Germany's surrender in 1918. He was disgusted by the German army's massive capitulation. His early political allegiances were confused and chaotic. He ...

John Singer Sargent WWI painting on loan from UK coming to Kansas City - Auction Central News

Mustard Gas News - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 02:10

John Singer Sargent WWI painting on loan from UK coming to Kansas City
Auction Central News
Sargent witnessed this scene in the aftermath of a mustard gas attack near Arras, France, in August 1918, just weeks before the Armistice ended the war. Such scenes had become routine, which explains why other soldiers can be seen playing soccer in the ...

Global and Chinese Mustard gas (CAS 505-60-2) Industry – 2017 – Biodefense, Military Aerospace and Defense ... - MilTech

Mustard Gas News - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 15:54

MilTech

Global and Chinese Mustard gas (CAS 505-60-2) Industry – 2017 – Biodefense, Military Aerospace and Defense ...
MilTech
Through the statistical analysis, the report depicts the global and Chinese total market of the Mustard gas industry including capacity, production, production value, cost/profit, supply/demand and Chinese import/export. The total market is further ...

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Trailblazing feminists - gulfnews.com

Mustard Gas News - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 12:17

Trailblazing feminists
gulfnews.com
At Imperial College London, chemist Martha Whiteley headed a mainly female team testing hand grenades and poisonous gases, including the first sample of mustard gas, in experimental trenches. In the first weeks of war, medical women who offered their ...

World War I Painting on Loan From UK Coming to Kansas City - U.S. News & World Report

Mustard Gas News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 19:00

World War I Painting on Loan From UK Coming to Kansas City
U.S. News & World Report
Sargent witnessed this scene in the aftermath of a mustard gas attack near Arras, France, in August 1918, just weeks before the Armistice ended the war. Such scenes had become routine, which explains why other soldiers can be seen playing soccer in the ...

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Helpful household tips - High Plains Journal

Mustard Gas News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 01:01

High Plains Journal

Helpful household tips
High Plains Journal
Home made cleaners: We were warned by a friend who has a motor home that the chemicals in the septic system of an RV cannot be mixed with any kind of bleach because it forms chlorine gas, also known as mustard gas, and it can kill if breathed in. They ...

From Donald Trump to animal rights - the jukebox which only plays protest songs - Yorkshire Post

Mustard Gas News - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 11:54

Yorkshire Post

From Donald Trump to animal rights - the jukebox which only plays protest songs
Yorkshire Post
“He served in the First World War, but was invalided out having inhaled mustard gas during the Battle of Cambrai. The experience comes through much of his early work, but what I hadn't realised was that Moore was also a co-founder of CND along with ...

How the US, ignoring cost, risk and morality, marched into chemical warfare - Borneo Bulletin Online

Mustard Gas News - Sun, 01/14/2018 - 09:59

Borneo Bulletin Online

How the US, ignoring cost, risk and morality, marched into chemical warfare
Borneo Bulletin Online
WASHINGTON (The Washington Post) – Here is a book that will burn your nostrils and make your throat close. Its main characters are asphyxiants and vesicants – mustard gas, chlorine and other chemicals deployed in World War I – and author Theo Emery ...

'Astounding' World War I painting on loan from UK coming to Kansas City - Kansas City Star

Mustard Gas News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 21:07

Kansas City Star

'Astounding' World War I painting on loan from UK coming to Kansas City
Kansas City Star
The painting is so large the museum had to build a special exhibit space for it. The 9-foot-by-21-foot painting on loan from the United Kingdom will be the first exhibit in the new Wylie Gallery at the National World War I Museum and Memorial in Kansas ...

Rhydymwyn Valley Works set to reveal its war-time secrets as ... - LeaderLive

Mustard Gas News - Fri, 01/12/2018 - 15:31

LeaderLive

Rhydymwyn Valley Works set to reveal its war-time secrets as ...
LeaderLive
Occupying 35 hectares of the Alyn Valley to the south of the village of Rhydymwyn is one of the UK's most mysterious and fascinating historical sites. At one point more than 2,000 men and women worked at the Rhydymwyn Valley Works where over 100 ...

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